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Global Defense Firms Will Build $82 Billion In Drones In A Decade

Posted by Charles Decuir on March 20, 2017 4:05 PM EDT
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The U.S. deployment of attack drones in the tense Korean theater is a symbol of not only the role unmanned aircraft are playing in the so-called war on terror, but a sign of a rapidly evolving and increasingly competitive defense market dependent on robot warfare.

Business, as they say, is booming. Jane's Defense is forecasting that the world's militaries will spend $82 billion based on a forecast of 63,000 military drones being sold in the next 10 years.

https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/17/03/9177239/global-defense-firms-will-build-82-billion-in-drones-in-a-dec

 

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