Armed Abroad

Italy makes plans to arm Predator and Reaper UAVs

The Italian air force will become the second international customer after the Royal Air Force to be able to arm and employ in hunter-killer missions its U.S.-provided Predator and Reaper UAVs.

The White House is proposing the move to Congress, which has not rejected the request despite some members’ concerns. Indeed, Italy had already ordered an unspecified quantity of Lockheed Martin Hellfire missiles last year, noting that the approval process would be concluded in due time. In turn, delivery of the missiles could start soon.

Informally, Italy had approached the U.S.

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ENIKS — manufacturer of unmanned aerial vehicles

CJSC "ENIKS" (Kazan) was established in 1988. The team is formed of aviation professionals with experience in the creation and production of UAV systems. Software, navigation and piloting systems, gyrostabilised optical systems and mathematical models of unmanned systems and the target is fully developed by specialists of CJSC "ENIKS."

The developed multi-purpose complexes with UAVs "Aileron 3", "Aileron 10", supplied power ministries: Ministry of Emergency Situations, the FSB, MVD, fuel and energy companies, forest conservation, arctic expeditions and other organizations. The use of complexes is carried out in different climatic zones in the desert, the tropics, the taiga, mountainous and

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Whether Russia will buy drones United 40?

In recent years, Russian Defense Ministry more than once appealed to zabugornye supplier of arms and military technology to provide one or the other type of products. A couple of times, this led to the signing of large contracts (eg construction of armored vehicles and Iveco LMV project Mistral), while in other cases, all ending with testing samples acquired (Italian Centauro armored vehicles and Freccia). On days of reports about the likely signing another contract to supply the limited edition art zabugornoy military use. According to RIA Novosti, citing an unnamed source in the defense industry, will soon acquire the

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In Russia, the first thing is not planes

In Rosteh officially confirmed that the value will be in the midst of military projects aerial reconnaissance drones Managing Director of State Corporation for aviation projects Alexei Fyodorov explained that significant resources «Rosteh» will focus on the new promising direction — development of unmanned aircraft systems aerial reconnaissance and surveillance. According to Alexei Fedorov, refers to the development of the «drone» Small and middle-class, medium altitude and dimension. « As already reported Gudok.ru, new heavy percussive drone developed in Russia, will be no earlier than 5 years. First flight of a new standard shock UAV weighing 20 tons will be

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In Russia, the first thing is not planes

In Rosteh officially confirmed that the value will be in the midst of military projects aerial reconnaissance drones Managing Director of State Corporation for aviation projects Alexei Fyodorov explained that significant resources «Rosteh» will focus on the new promising direction — development of unmanned aircraft systems aerial reconnaissance and surveillance. According to Alexei Fedorov, refers to the development of the «drone» Small and middle-class, medium altitude and dimension. « As already reported Gudok.ru, new heavy percussive drone developed in Russia, will be no earlier than 5 years. First flight of a new standard shock UAV weighing 20 tons will be

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ISRAEL WILL SHOW IN INDIA NEW COMPACT drones

Israeli company Innocon present in India a new small-sized UAV Spider (pictured). As reported Fightglobal, UAVs can take part in the tender for the supply of 95 sets of unmanned systems for the Indian Air Force and Navy.   Publishing on disk imaging, any of 95 systems should consist of 2-UAVs, 4 sets of sensors, CORDLESS, as a ground control station with a total mass of 15 kg. Probable price contract is not specified.   UAV Spider weighs 2.5 kilograms, excluding akkuma and payload and can stay in the air above one and a half hours (depending on the

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Whether Russia will buy drones United 40?

In recent years, Russian Defense Ministry more than once appealed to zabugornye supplier of arms and military technology to provide one or the other type of products. A couple of times, this led to the signing of large contracts (eg construction of armored vehicles and Iveco LMV project Mistral), while in other cases, all ending in test samples acquired (Italian Centauro armored vehicles and Freccia). On days of reports about the likely signing another contract to supply the limited edition art zabugornoy military use. According to RIA Novosti, citing an unnamed source in the defense industry, will soon acquire the

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Flight of the atomic UAV will not take place

Sandia National Laboratory (USA) presented to the public document, through which it becomes clear that the constant rumors of recent years did not appear out of nowhere: the scientists of the United States in fact been developing drones with onboard nuclear reactor.

As such, it does not matter what kind of paper, document contains no direct references UAV with a nuclear reactor. All the same test to find specific applications in this document are the files that contain a sarcastic statement: «Intentionally left blank for Internet posting purposes». But, as you know, almost 95% of all classified disk imaging

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UAVs Ray

 Photo source:yandex.ru

From official documents: At the Moscow Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2011 in the exposition of JSC "Concern" Vega "will be presented to a full-scale model of a new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) medium range. The development is made which is part of the concern of "CB" Ray "on its own initiative through the company’s own funds. Made two samples of UAVs, one equipped with on-board radio equipment sample and the target load GOES-630.

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Opto-electronic system for the production of "software" Ural Optical and Mechanical Plant ", but online businesses about the GOES-630, unfortunately, did not.

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UAVs Ray

 Photo source:yandex.ru

From official documents: At the Moscow Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2011 in the exposition of JSC "Concern" Vega "will be presented to a full-scale model of a new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) medium range. The development is made which is part of the concern of "CB" Ray "on its own initiative through the company’s own funds. Made two samples of UAVs, one equipped with on-board radio equipment sample and the target load GOES-630.

 Photo source:yandex.ru

Opto-electronic system for the production of "software" Ural Optical and Mechanical Plant ", but online businesses about the GOES-630, unfortunately, did not.

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