Are You Prepared For The Threat Of Drones?

| May 23, 2019

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Defence IQ surveyed a global database of people working in unmanned aerial vehicle/counter-drone technology developments. We asked them whether they believed the threat is really as serious as many suspect and if the commercial sector is ready for major security incidents resulting from malicious or accidental drone intrusion.

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DF-Duro Felguera

Spanish multinational company specializing in the execution of turnkey projects for the Energy, Mining & Handling and Oil & Gas sectors. The company also provides specialized services such as erection, commissioning, operation and maintenance for electrical and industrial facilities, and has its own capital goods manufacturing workshops.

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DF-Duro Felguera

Spanish multinational company specializing in the execution of turnkey projects for the Energy, Mining & Handling and Oil & Gas sectors. The company also provides specialized services such as erection, commissioning, operation and maintenance for electrical and industrial facilities, and has its own capital goods manufacturing workshops.

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