Evaluating Novel Threats to the Homeland: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Cruise Missiles

Synopsis

Develops approaches for assessing asymmetric attacks using cruise missiles or unmanned aerial vehicles, a novel potential threat to homeland targets, in the context of other options available to terrorist actors and for identifying the factors that might make these technologies attractive to adversaries. These approaches provide the basis for exploring defensive options.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Santa Monica, CA
Publication year:
  • 2008