Spying the Friendly Skies


Drone aircraft used for recon in Afghanistan are now in Portland.

An unclassified 2011 U.S. Air Force document revealed Portland’s status as a drone home. …

A spokesman for U.S. Special Operations Command listed as the drone operator told WW in an email that the Air Force map contained inaccurate information. “U.S. Special Operations Command does not have nor will it have [a drone] base in Portland,” wrote deputy public affairs officer Ken McGraw.

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