Drones can be ‘very useful’ but present safety concerns: Air force chief

New RCAF head says he can see drones patrolling the Arctic and the coastline, also calls F-35 ‘airplane of the future.’

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
Lieutenant-General Yvan Blondin, commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force, in an interview in his office at National Defence headquarters in Ottawa on Oct. 16.
Carl Meyer
Published: Wednesday, 10/31/2012 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 12/12/2012 9:12 am EST


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