3 Questions: Consumer Drones & Security

By Ben Watson

July 31, 2017

Small drones aimed at the consumer market are forcing military and security agencies to rethink operations as surely as they are revolutionizing civilian industries.

We investigated three questions about this evolving industry to tell you a little bit more about the future — and risks — of consumer drones.

By Ben Watson // Ben Watson is news editor for Defense One. He previously worked for NPR's “All Things Considered” and “Here and Now” in Washington, D.C. Watson served for five years in the U.S. Army, where he was an award-winning combat cameraman and media advisor for southern Afghanistan's special operations command during the 2010-11 surge.

July 31, 2017