Exclusive: U.S. offers India armed version of Guardian drone – sources

FILE PHOTO: A U.S. Predator unmanned drone armed with a missile stands on the tarmac of Kandahar military airport June 13, 2010. REUTERS/Massoud Hossaini/File Photo

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) – The United States has offered India the armed version of Guardian drones that were originally authorized for sale as unarmed for surveillance purposes, a senior U.S. official and an industry source told Reuters. If the deal comes to fruition, it would be the first time Washington has sold a large armed […]

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