Trailer Clash

The LA Times pays a visit to the air-conditioned trailers in the Nevada desert where American pilots wage modern war by way of hundreds of drone flights a day. Col. James R. Cluff, commander of program, explains: “Every single day this base is at war. These kids are not playing video games out of their mothers’ basements.” No, but if you are playing video games in your parents’ basement, then Uncle Sam wants you. The Air Force needs more drone pilots.

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