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    Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Not saying it was aliens but... scroll halfway down the article and watch the video of the Drone/ufo LOL attacking a Taliban base in Afganistan... some suggested its video spliced over a helicopter, I cant tell where they spliced them together though or how they did that, check it out:

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...ghanistan.html

    Great thing to kick off Graduation Weekend for those entering the workforce, they need to see what really goes on at the "office"



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    According to ancient astronaut theorists...



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    The answer is always aliens



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Maybe the aliens could upgrade the potato camera while theyre at it



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Aliens love the USA.



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Ummm...I believe that's the Millennium Falcon.



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    North Korea's super top secret military technology?


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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Quote Originally Posted by whirlybirds View Post
    North Korea's super top secret military technology?
    I guess it could be an airship.



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Looks to me like an odd angle on an attack helicopter



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Quote Originally Posted by Transient View Post
    Not saying it was aliens but... scroll halfway down the article and watch the video of the Drone/ufo LOL attacking a Taliban base in Afganistan... some suggested its video spliced over a helicopter, I cant tell where they spliced them together though or how they did that, check it out:

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...ghanistan.html

    Great thing to kick off Graduation Weekend for those entering the workforce, they need to see what really goes on at the "office"
    It appears to be a Northrop Grumman X-47B Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (in other words a drone):

    http://www.militaryfactory.com/aircraft/detail.asp?aircraft_id=1015

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northrop_Grumman_X-47B

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCAe81aq6k0


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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    The video is a fake. Someone took a Youtube video of a JDAM hitting a Taliban bomb making factory, and edited the UFO into it. It is amazing that the journalist didn't do a better investigation before running with this story. The original video (sans UFO) is still up on Youtube.



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Quote Originally Posted by aauummm View Post

    Well, as noted below, it's a fake...but the X-47B is a jet UCAV, so it's not capable of hovering like that.





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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Quote Originally Posted by GoCy View Post
    The video is a fake. Someone took a Youtube video of a JDAM hitting a Taliban bomb making factory, and edited the UFO into it. It is amazing that the journalist didn't do a better investigation before running with this story. The original video (sans UFO) is still up on Youtube.
    It's really not that amazing that the journalist didn't research.



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    Re: Alien conspiracy or new Super Drone...

    Quote Originally Posted by TranCytive View Post
    It's really not that amazing that the journalist didn't research.

    ^^^^this...look at the page views it got from this thread....don't care if it's right, just as long as it gets eyeballs.





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