Unmanned helicopters "baits" were delivered to the Russian army. Rostec announced that it had provided the Russian Federation's armed forces with the first batch of a new type of vertical take-off unmanned aerial vehicles to test new weapon systems' effectiveness.
The reason is the embargo announced by the federal government on the sale of drones to Saudi Arabia, which was one of its clients, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Defence24.
In recent weeks Turkish and Israeli drones purchased by the Azeris have wreaked havoc on Armenian tanks, artillery, and infantry in the disputed Nagorno Karabakh region.
The US Department of Defense has given the green light to an order from Afghanistan for the production and purchase of unmanned aerial vehicles for the needs of the Afghan army
The Ukrainian design office KB "Lucz" presented the "Sokol-300" reconnaissance and strike unmanned aerial vehicle, which was to be premiered during the Arms and Security 2020 exhibition in Kiev, which was canceled due to the pandemic
According to Artsrun Hovhannisyan, Armenia has put into operation an electronic warfare system, which has not been used so far, but thanks to which, in just 48 hours, Baku lost 9 attacking Bayraktar drones.
The famous Armenian military analyst H. Arzomanyan said in an interview that 80% of the losses of the Arshak army come exclusively from the actions of the Turkish UAVs.
The purchase of machines of this type by Seoul was dictated by the desire to increase the ability to carry out intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) tasks in the area of the Korean Peninsula.
According to the latest information from American sources, the military recently decided to change the armament of the drone by testing not eight AGM-114 Hellfire air-to-surface missiles, learned BulgarianMilitary.com
The STM company announced that before the end of 2020 it will start delivering Alpagu's light circulating ammunition to the Turkish armed forces, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Defence24.
According to information from the Indian Ministry of Defense, the new unmanned aerial vehicles will be intended for use by both ground forces and the Air Force and Navy.
South Korea has embarked on an ambitious UAV development program capable of performing a wide variety of tasks. Some of them can be equipped with small arms, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Naked Science.
The FlyEye unmanned aerial system developed by the WB GROUP is the only advanced military equipment developed in Poland, offered by NSPA - the NATO defense support and procurement agency.
The State of Israel celebrated its 72nd birthday and paid tribute to the 23,816 soldiers and 3,153 civilians who died in the terrorist attacks who fell in several wars for independence.
The Russian high-tech company "Kronshtadt" has begun to develop a promising attack drone "Thunder", learned BulgarianMilitary.com. The project will be presented at the military-technical forum "Army-2020".
Until recently, it was not even clear when they would begin to fully test it, but now the first photographs have appeared - and therefore flights to the mountains, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
The second prototype of the Turkish attack drone Akinci made its first flight, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing a corresponding video posted on Twitter by Baykar.
The European concern Airbus announced the first autonomous flight of a prototype of a promising helicopter-type reconnaissance UAV VSR700, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
The new system was recently tested during the Black Sea Fleet maneuvers, learned BulgarianMilitary.com. The use of drones for reconnaissance of sea targets is especially effective when long patrols are required, experts say.
The British Defense Ministry announced the conclusion of a contract with General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc (GA-ASI) for the supply of the first batch of long-duration medium-altitude UAVs "Protector" RG Mk.1, learned BulgarianMilitary.