Unmanned Drone Flies Over El Paso
POSTED: Monday, June 7, 2010 - 1:02pm
UPDATED: Monday, June 7, 2010 - 3:17pm
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.