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Eric J in MN Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-07-10 12:16 PM
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6. More of a bomber jet than a fighter jet.
Edited on Mon Jun-07-10 12:17 PM by Eric J in MN
Fighter jets are for attacking other planes.

Bomber jets are for attacking people on the ground.
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  -US Plans Manned Drones to Avoid Legal Ramifications tekisui  Jun-07-10 12:05 PM   #0 
  - k/r  Solly Mack   Jun-07-10 12:09 PM   #1 
  - Gee, I must not know the nomenclature anymore  markbark   Jun-07-10 12:12 PM   #2 
  - Don't you just love Penta-talk?  tekisui   Jun-07-10 12:13 PM   #4 
  - More of a bomber jet than a fighter jet.  Eric J in MN   Jun-07-10 12:16 PM   #6 
     - It isn't even a jet, it is a twin engine propeller plane. N/T  GreenStormCloud   Jun-07-10 12:26 PM   #8 
        - OK, thanks for telling me. NT  Eric J in MN   Jun-07-10 12:36 PM   #11 
        - Also, by definition, not a drone.  Sinistrous   Jun-07-10 12:40 PM   #12 
           - From what I read it appears to be strictly a recon plane.  GreenStormCloud   Jun-07-10 03:38 PM   #14 
  - Ninja edit, ok now it is legal.  jp11   Jun-07-10 12:13 PM   #3 
  - K/R  Echo In Light   Jun-07-10 12:14 PM   #5 
  - What is the difference if the weapons operator and pilot are in the plane...  GreenStormCloud   Jun-07-10 12:23 PM   #7 
  - You don't need a pilot or weapons operator on the plane -- just a token human  FarCenter   Jun-07-10 12:33 PM   #10 
     - Sounds like  FBI_Un_Sub   Jun-07-10 03:02 PM   #13 
     - Don't even need that. There is nothing that requires planes to be manned. N/T  GreenStormCloud   Jun-07-10 03:46 PM   #16 
  - K&R  Soylent Brice   Jun-07-10 12:27 PM   #9 
  - knr  bobthedrummer   Jun-07-10 03:40 PM   #15 

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