Taiwan Is Investing In Kamikaze Drones To Fend Off A Chinese Invasion

Will they be enough?

The National Interest
Date: November 8, 2019 
By: David Axe Follow @daxe on TwitterL


A new suicide drone appeared at the August 2019 edition of the biennial Taipei Aerospace & Defense Technology Exhibition in the island country’s capital.

The unmanned aerial vehicle bears a strong resemblance to the small, hand-launched drones that are popular with U.S. forces. The other clearly draws inspiration from Israel’s Harpy anti-radar drone.

A suicide drone essentially is a small, inexpensive cruise missile, usually possessing some loitering capability. They might include a simple seeker head. Alternately, their operators remotely could steer them toward their targets.    [FULL  STORY]

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