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2013-02-10 Home Front: Politix
Police plan to use spy drones in the hunt for a Rambo-style ex-soldier
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Posted by tipper 2013-02-10 16:17|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [335 views ]  Top

#1 "We are using all the tools at our disposal."

In short, "None of your business".
Posted by Redneck Jim 2013-02-10 16:40||   2013-02-10 16:40|| Front Page Top

#2 "The thermal imaging cameras the drones use may be our only hope of finding him. On the ground, it's like looking for a needle in a haystack."

Forward Looking Infrared Radar (FLIR) and thermal imaging do not like "haystacks" particularly[round bales], they retain heat.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-02-10 16:58||   2013-02-10 16:58|| Front Page Top

#3 Doner is most likely not in the mountains. I suspect in a CA town with little to no police presence but with high crime.
Posted by airandee 2013-02-10 21:27||   2013-02-10 21:27|| Front Page Top

#4 I think they're about to get a big lesson in the relative uselessness of drones in a real crisis situation.
Posted by Thing From Snowy Mountain 2013-02-10 22:07||   2013-02-10 22:07|| Front Page Top

#5 Well I guess if you have to look like your doing something....
Posted by CrazyFool 2013-02-10 23:32||   2013-02-10 23:32|| Front Page Top

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