Seth Frantzman speaks to Rudaw’s Majeed Gly about ‘Drone wars’

In an interview with the Kurdish media Rudaw, Seth J. Frantzman spoke about his upcoming book Drone Wars and recent developments in how drones are transforming wars. They discussed how drones can aid countries that need to create a kind of air force on the cheap as well as how countries such as China or …

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Podcast: Seth Frantzman speaks to Erielle Davidson, senior policy analyst at JINSA

"Seth Frantzman, Senior Middle East Correspondent and Middle East affairs analyst at The Jerusalem Post, joins host Erielle Davidson, Senior Policy Analyst at JINSA, to discuss the latest escalations by the Iranian regime—including a series of recent proxy attacks against U.S. bases in Iraq—and how such attacks might impact the Biden Administration’s ongoing nuclear negotiations …

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Seth Frantzman speaks to Congressional Quarterly Researcher

Author of Drone Wars, Seth J. Frantzman spoke to Sara Toth Stub about drones and targeted killings. “It's a rapidly expanding type of weapon,” says Seth Frantzman, an Israeli-based journalist and the author of the forthcoming book Drone Wars. “While just a handful of countries admit to having them, many others want to get them. It's a …

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Drone news Nov 3-14: More drone swarms, Azerbaijan’s victory

Drone use by Azerbaijan noticed in Washington Post piece. "The Washington Post has a new story tonight about the huge advantage that drones provided Azerbaijan in the 44-day war and how this offers the clearest evidence yet of how battlefields are being transformed by unmanned attack drones rolling off assembly lines around the world. The …

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Military drone wars news: Oct 20-27, 2020

A Houthi Qasef 2K was used recently according to reports October 27 Qasef Houthi drone attacks reported on Abha in Saudi Arabia.Long Range Strike Bomber B-21 models could foreshadow future stealth drone designs (see image)A patent for a new UAV with sweepforward twin-fuselage in China.Report that Russian technology helped down nine Azerbaijan drones. This is …

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Drone news Oct 1-4

More strikes by Azerbaijan. https://twitter.com/Natsecjeff/status/1312347949700186112 Armenia claims to have shot down 107 drones U.S. Air Force MQ-9A Reaper drone is getting nearly double the amount of firepower, due to a new software upgrade that enables the aircraft to carry eight Hellfire missiles instead of four. Israel's Harop destroys tanks used by Azerbaijan. https://twitter.com/immortalone111/status/1311052323872014337?s=21 From what I have found that's, …

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Drone news Aug-Sept: Hypersonic weapons, France and Houthis

BBC: Hypersonic weapons Hypersonic drones could be one avenue countries are now approaching, according to new reports. "James Acton is a UK physicist who works for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington. Surveying the efforts of the US, China and Russia in hypersonic weapons he concludes that 'there's a whole zoo of hypersonic …

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