|Three U.S. Army officers and
two government engineers observe takeoff of "Sidekick,"
a new version of the Border Hawk UAV being used by American Border
Shows Utility for Use in Middle East
Palominas, Arizona - 11/14/03 (ABP) - A privately developed unmanned
aerial vehicle (UAV) was put through its paces for the U.S. Army
last Friday and passed with flying colors. The "Sidekick,"
a version of the Border
Hawk being used by American Border Patrol, may be headed
for the Middle East in the near future. (More later.)