The British defence secretary has revealed plans to invest ??7m in a swarm squadron of drones theoretically capable of jamming enemy air defences, in a bellicose speech in which he spelled out how the UK could ???enhance its lethality??? after Brexit.
Gavin Williamson said he wanted the RAF to form a new ???concept unit??? composed of hundreds of small flying craft, although some experts in the field questioned whether the technology described existed yet.
The UK would ???develop swarm squadrons of network-enabled drones capable of confusing and overwhelming enemy air defences???, Williamson said,