The UK is looking to form a mobile national counter-drone capability to respond to “challenging drone security incidents” such as the shutdown of London’s Gatwick Airport around the 2018 Christmas holiday. The proposals, outlined in the British government’s Counter Unmanned Aircraft Strategy, call for a capability that will reduce “domestic reliance on defense capability” and help the police and security agencies protect “national iconic ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"UK to create mobile national counter-drone capability" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.