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What's going on over there?
Need some military sharpshooters with AK-47's (or similar) to do some type of skeet shooting.

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-1...terious-drones
 
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Someone gave terrorrists a brilliant idea, so to see ...
 
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The only problem with shooting them down is that all the bullets that miss have to land somewhere...…
I did see an article somewhere a while ago about someone training eagles to take them out.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-46658868
 
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The situation is the security services haven't got a clue, although the police have arrested a couple of ppl near the airport there is no clear link to the drones. After years of drones being used here for all sorts of crimes and delivering drugs and mobile phones and alcohol into prisons and in consideration of the terrorist threat, that the UK security services would have at least some technology in place at all major airports or to have an emergency response action plan. This is fairly typical of the half arsed attitude of UK authorities.
It is not unknown for UFOs to cause the shutdown of international airports all over the world and early on this was stated to be UFOs. So who knows.
 
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The interesting thing I've been looking at is what appears to be a large pyramid shaped ufo over the Pentagon on three video's on the 19th of Dec.
Not for the first time and it is similar to the UFO's seen over Moscow, NY and Beijing in 2013 which were covered by the MSM news media at the time.
Nothing ever comes of these things.
 
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Old 12-22-2018, 02:40 PM
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Another shut down this Saturday evening because of another possible drone sighting.
Lots of vagueness:
https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/10...flights-resume
 
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Many years ago I heard of a major airport having a guy out on the airport property with a shotgun to scare birds away. He would hide the gun behind him when a passenger aircraft was near. I would imagine this guy could shoot drones as easily as he could shoot birds, Anyway, the idiots who are flying these drones probably aren't aware of the laws they are breaking and the deep **** they are in. And it is deep.
 

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They've just been released, no longer under suspicion. The guy is a remote control model plane enthusiast and his boss said he was at work all last week. A highly unlikely suspect in the first place. But the police have to be seen to be doing something even though it was a waste of time.
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The police have allegedly found a crashed drone outside the perimeter fence. Now all we need is for Putin's dna or novichoc to be found on it and case solved.
 
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Apparently the Army is using the Israeli Drone Dome technology now and successfully by the look of it.
 
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Apparently the Army is using the Israeli Drone Dome technology now and successfully by the look of it.
A radio news report last night said they closed the airport again for 80 minutes because there was another drone sighting although unconfirmed. This was after the military drone technology was activated apparently.
They should get the Russian missile defence system in place.
 
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The completely innocent couple released after 36 hours to a wrecked home.
I would like to know on what information/evidence the police made the arrest in the first place?
Or as I assume it was just a placating the public exercise and anyone who fits the bill can be used for that purpose.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/art....html#comments
 
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What a total fing mess and with the Police refusing to apologize apparently.

Of course no restitution.
 
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It might be worth waiting for a more comprehensive report to come out before we start casting aspersions at the Police.
It is not as if we have enough to go round anyway, what with persecuting motorists and chasing people for 'hate' crimes.
 
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What a total fing mess and with the Police refusing to apologize apparently.

Of course no restitution.
The guy is a stand up guy according to all accounts.
"Paul's father told us that his son joined the Army straight from school.
A gunner in the Royal Artillery, he did two tours of Northern Ireland and a stint in Bosnia during the war in the early 1990s".

When the senior officer said he would not apologise, I know how this country works and the officer may well end up eating his own words on that score.

 
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Some of those who are wide awake are suggesting this event might be an occult related false event and not just because of its timing at the winter solstice.
See how it progresses.
 
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Just we need, shamans with drone technology.
 
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I hope they do sue for damages.
The same UK gutter news outlets are printing even more photos of this innocent couple today.

https://www.theguardian.com/technolo...n-libel-payout
 
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There is an entire body of laws in the USA called FARs, or Federal Air Regulations, that most people don't know about. I learned about them when I was in school to become a licensed aircraft mechanic. These laws cover everything about air travel.
When I was a kid flying a kite, I might have been violating them because of an airport nearby. A kid in the neighborhood who launched model rockets was probably in violation.
Ignorance not being an excuse, people need to be careful when flying drones because the federal government takes a dim view of anyone who jeopardizes the safety of air travel.
Any rights that you think you have are overridden by the rights of others to travel in safety.
People who don't understand that are dragged off commercial aircraft.
What we have now is the equivalent of people driving cars all over the place without any concept of roads, never mind any rules.
So far drones are mostly a nuisance. One of these days the worst will happen and things will get very serious. It's just a matter of time.
 
 
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