Unmanned Drone Flies Over El Paso

Unmanned Drone Flies Over El Paso

POSTED: Monday, June 7, 2010 - 2:02pm

UPDATED: Monday, June 7, 2010 - 4:17pm

EL PASO, TX - News Channel 9 has confirmed an unmanned predator drone has already flown over the Sun City.

A Customs and Border Patrol spokesman tells us one of the routes for the drone is from Sierra Vista, Arizona, over El Paso and to just west of the Texas bend.

We're told the flight path was approved by the FAA, and flights started on June 1st.

The unmanned aircraft is meant to help secure the U.S/Mexico border.

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The Sierra Vista town area you are refering, I believe is not located on Nevada, but instead in Arizona, if I am not mistaken. Check it out for accuracy and clarification.

Compulsive Editor,

Thank you for bringing that mistake to our attention. It has been corrected.

- Anthony Garcia

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