Pentagon testing mass surveillance balloons across the US

Pentagon testing mass surveillance balloons across the US

Referred to as ’combat TiVo’, up to 25 unmanned solar-powered balloons are being launched from rural South Dakota. The balloons operate at up to 65000 feet and carry high-tech radar and recording systems.

Anubis 5 months

Wow....1984 Police State is truly here.

Mike McWay
Mike McWay 5 months

I remember us using these in Iraq and Afghanistan - they are SUPER useful, I just dont know If I agree with their use in the states - I mean, if they're only trained on the border, great! But somehow I doubt they will be......

Observer 5 months

Mother f... they’re just letting their ball hang at this point and seeing if anyone would tell them to stop

Miles O'Brien
Miles O'Brien 5 months

It's not for spying ... it's the new cloud storage for the Pentagon.

H.R. Pufnstuf
H.R. Pufnstuf 5 months

Big brother needs to FUCK off and leave us alone. Why not take that shit to the southern border and surveil down there where IT'S ACTUALLY NEEDED!!!

Prismarine 5 months

Do they really not have a more discreet and high-tech method of doing this?

Booble Plus
Booble Plus 5 months

"Drug surveillance"

O'Brien 5 months

That's just got to be target practice to all the armed-to-the-teeth survivalists dwelling below.

ICblades 5 months

stray round anyone

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