BuzzFeed: We Trained A Computer To Search For Hidden Spy Planes. This Is What It Foun

Status
Not open for further replies.

MtnBiker2005

Member
Database Admin
Joined
Dec 19, 2002
Messages
3,180
Location
San Diego County, California
Good reporting by BuzzFeed. :cool:

Using data collected by the websites Flightradar24 and ADSBexchange.com which track signals emitted by aircraft transponders. N755JB , etc...

Watching them, Watching You
This Shadowy Company Is Flying Spy Planes Over US Cities
It has tracked cell phones for military training and flown a camera that can watch over a city for hours at a time.
https://www.buzzfeed.com/christianstork/spy-planes-over-american-cities

US Federal Agents Flew A Secret Spy Plane To Hunt Drug Cartel Leaders In Mexico
https://www.buzzfeed.com/peteraldhous/us-marshals-spy-plane-over-mexico
 

Eugene

Member
Joined
Dec 19, 2002
Messages
527
Location
Portsmouth, VA
Buzzfeed

Its good to know someone is watching the watchers. The downside is the possibility of the Fed's now screaming for the shutdown of these sites as a threat to "national security" as it sounds like some pretty heavy hitters in these front companies.

Eugene KG4AVE
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Top