Moscow. October 15. Airports — Scientific and production center «Company NELK» (The «Company NELK») makes heavy unmanned shestikopter for complex unmanned intelligence, surveillance and monitoring of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), said «AviaPort» an informed source in the field of unmanned aircraft.
An informed source in the military-industrial complex said «AviaPort» that the currently developed unmanned shestikopter weighing about 10 kg and the mass of motivated load of 5 kg.
«Crafted UAV is the largest shestikopterom: take-off mass of 10 kg and the mass of motivated load of 5 kg. The most hard on this day shestikopter weighs 5.5 kg in the area «- said the source.
According to him, such apparatus needed security agencies, including the Emergency Situations Ministry. On this day, preparing a joint technical mission to the Russian Emergency Ministry, but so far it has not been signed. There are also talks about the creation of R & D funding languid shestikoptera.
«The developer plans to complete the R & D complex in the creation of the first half of 2013 and, most likely, it will show at the next International Airshow in August 2013,» — said the source.
Shestikopter — generalized representation of unmanned vehicles, which is a platform with six rotors with propellers of the support system for vertical take-off, landing and hovering over an object.