June 17, 2003


Border Patrol to Look At UAVs
Commissioner Promises Action "Soon"

Washington, D.C. (June 16)
   Robert Bonner (responding to inquiry from Rep. Shadegg (R-Phoenix).
   "I'm convinced we need better detection capabilities and UAVs may well be a good answer for stretches of the border where we do not have sensors - enough sensors and detection capability..
   I do need a specific brief, which I will be getting in the next week or two, with respect to how UAVs might fit in, what their capabilities are, what kind of UAVs would be best...
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