‚Iran ’spoofed‘ US drone in order to land it‘

16.12.2011                      20.Kislev. 5772

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'Iran 'spoofed' US drone in order to land it'

Iranian engineer: RQ-170's GPS system was reconfigured by Iran military to make drone land, 'Christian Science Monitor' reports.

Iran continued to tout its technical prowess in bringing down a US drone Thursday, with one Iranian engineer saying the Islamic Republic was able to reconfigure the RQ-170's GPS system causing it to land in Iran instead of its homebase in Afghanistan, according to the Christian Science Monitor.
"The GPS navigation is the weakest point," the Iranian engineer told the paper, speaking on condition of anonymity for safety purposes, according the Monitor….