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US Air Force rejects report it risks wasting US$8b on drones

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THE US Air Force says the Pentagon's inspector-general got the numbers wrong in asserting that the service risks wasting US$8.8 billion on MQ-9 Reaper drones - PHOTO: BLOOMBERG

Washington

THE US Air Force says the Pentagon's inspector-general got the numbers wrong in asserting that the service risks wasting US$8.8 billion on MQ-9 Reaper drones.

The watchdog agency said in a Sept 30 report that the service may spend that much "to purchase, operate and...

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