US border guards ordered the stunned drone to drown in the Pacific Ocean so that it would not fall on San Diego.
During patrolling the border between the United States and Mexico on Tuesday, a malfunction was revealed in the drone of the Americans and the border guards decided to flood the vehicle. The car was located over the Pacific Ocean in 30 km from San Diego.
"Managing engineers have determined that the drone will not be able to fly to a given position in Arizona and flooded the device, the causes of the failure are not yet known," ITAR-TASS quoted the words of the representative of the border service, Mike Friel.
It is known that the cost of the device is 12 million dollars. 10 flights of the rest of the same UAV suspended.