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Stealth Drone Capture Didn’t Hurt U.S. Nuke Spying, Paper Says

When one of the U.S. Air Force's secretive RQ-170 Sentinel stealth drones crashed along the Afghanistan-Iran border in December and wound up in the hands of the Iranians, it did only "limited damage" to a U.S.-led effort to spy on Iran's suspected nuclear facilities. That's one surprising conclusion of a revealing new story published by The Washington Post on Saturday.
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Iran hijacked US drone, says Iranian engineer

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

In an exclusive interview, an engineer working to unlock the secrets of the captured RQ-170 Sentinel says they exploited a known vulnerability and tricked the US drone into landing in Iran. Iran guided the CIA 's "lost" stealth dron... Read Post

Drone that crashed in Iran was on CIA recon mission, officials say...But with no directive to either fly into Iran or spy on Iran

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

A U.S. stealth drone that crashed in Iran last week was part of a CIA reconnaissance mission which involved both the intelligence community and military personnel stationed in Afghanistan, two U.S. officials confirmed to CNN Tuesday... Read Post

So where's the damage? Pentagon admits Iranian TV footage DOES show U.S. stealth drone... but insists it WASN'T shot down - 9th Dec 2011

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

Mystery surrounds how American's most sophisticated spy plane was captured by Iran after it was paraded on Iranian state television earlier today in near mint condition. Iran claims the lost RQ-170 Sentinel was on a surveillance mis... Read Post

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