Defense capabilities: modern design for the needs of the Air Force
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Defense capabilities: modern design for the needs of the Air Force

Defense capabilities: modern design for the needs of the Air Force

Thanks to successful Russian military developments, the potential of the Russian army is in a much better position than that of colleagues from the United States, and it would seem that multibillion-dollar investments in the creation of modern and practically invulnerable combat aircraft created on the basis of Stealth technology turn out to be virtually crossed out by conventional Russian unmanned aerial vehicles. apparatus, nullifying, all the current advantages of these aircraft.

New, unique Russian unmanned aerial vehicle developed by domestic scientists and aircraft designers, able not only to carry out sightseeing flights on a given route, but also to monitor, if necessary, the movement of enemy air forces. The first tests conducted unmanned aerial vehicles already be called a success, however, experts believe that if a qualified upgrade an existing drone, the tracking of aircraft established on the basis of "Stealth" technology it will be possible to conduct a large radius of action.

Chinese equivalent drone "stealth" detection

Based on the current available data, an unmanned aerial vehicle capable of seamlessly track aircraft such as the American bomber B-2 and fighters F-35 и F-22. Of course, the drone itself is not able to do anything against combat aircraft, however, thanks to the transmitter being used, this data can be transmitted to the ground station, and subsequently subsequently sent either to the air defense panel or directly to the interceptor aircraft pilots. Earlier, a similar development was presented by Chinese engineers, and now, thanks to the efforts of Russian specialists, such complexes will appear in service with the Air Force of the Russian Federation.

The general scheme of work "antistels" drones

In fact, there is no secret in the new development, and the main task, which was re-specialists in creating a unique apparatus, was the need to place radar equipment with a centimeter and decimeter range on board the aircraft. As you know, American technology is based solely on the fact that meter waves falling on the fuselage of an aircraft are dispersed, but decimeter and centimeter waves are able to show the true location of the "invisible" aircraft. Nevertheless, given the likelihood that a possible enemy will wish to destroy an unmanned aerial vehicle in advance, Russian scientists provided the UAV with special equipment that creates active interference to missiles and the actual detection of an aircraft on the radar, thereby making it visually visible but unattainable for armament (With the exception of small arms - ed., Ed.) Of the enemy.

Experts do not exclude that a new development may be of interest to many countries in the next few years, and therefore, most likely unmanned aerial vehicle will be available for export, although in the first place, these drones will appear in the Russian army.

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