The complex unmanned aerial reconnaissance and surveillance with unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) "White-10" finished state tests, a source in the military-industrial complex.
"At the present time the results of the state tests, which were carried out in the interests of the Army in Akhtubinsk, the necessary refinement of the complex, then, is expected to be adopted by the Russian Army."
He said that in the course of official tests for UAV "Orlan-10" installed several types of payloads.
"Experts estimate the test as successful, the complex is almost ready for mass production," — said the source.
According to him, the complex is mounted on the basis of KAMAZ. Its members will include at least three unmanned aerial vehicles.
Starting weight of UAV "Orlan" is 14 kg payload weight of about five pounds. Start drone by using collapsible catapult method of planting — by parachute. Speed — 90-150 km / h Maximum altitude above sea level — 5000m Endurance UAV "Orlan-10" in the normal mode under normal weather conditions is 16 hours and 30 minutes.
According to correspondents, "military-industrial complex," news agencies ARMS-TASS, Interfax-AVN