Armed RAF Reaper Aircraft Approaches Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan

A Royal Air Force Reaper UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) from 39 Squadron, makes its approach to Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan following a mission. The aircraft, armed with Paveway bombs and Hellfire missiles, is remotely controlled from Kandahar for takeoff and landing and by British troops in Nevada, USA during the actual sortie.

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Photographer: Sgt Corinne Buxton RAF
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