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The Queensland government announced that Toowoomba will be the first Australian city to build the Loyal Wingman drones developed by Boeing.

The project will create regional jobs in the area, and it will involve artificial intelligence.

However, experts are questioning if it is ethical to build and depend on military weaponry managed by artificial intelligence.

Produced By: Alexis Pink

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First aired on The Wire, Friday 15 October 2021