» The Eagle has landed … poorly. Hundreds of millions of dollars are being invested in a drone that was still crash landing as recently as March 2011. A squadron of four Gray Eagles is currently active in Afghanistan, but unstable software — what caused the drone to crash last March — still calls for more tests. They better get moving; the Army has an order in for 164 of them within the next decade.
Absolutely. Does timidity and weakness invite acts of aggression by other people? Absolutely! …this President, when the spy drone goes down, asks ‘pretty please?’Mitt Romney, on President Obama’s comment that the U.S. had asked Iran to return the downed high-tech spy drone now in their possession.