Predator Drone

Predator drones, such as this one, are flown by Air National Guard pilots from control consoles at March Air Reserve Base. (MAYA ALLERUZZO/AP)

February 23, 2013; 08:53 PM

Failure by Congress to avoid automatic federal spending cuts could have “devastating effects” on March Air Reserve Base’s 452nd Air Mobility Wing and its readiness, said base commander Col. Samuel Mahaney.

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