(Phillip Walter Wellman/Stars and Stripes)

Camp Shaheen, Afghanistan, Oct. 26, 2016: Trainee maintainers check a manual on the ScanEagle unmanned aerial vehicle at a school outside the city of Mazar-e-Sharif. The students are training to become part of the country’s first surveillance drone program.

Read the 2016 story on the training program here.

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