In Russia, developed the first domestic UAV "Karnivora", the purpose of which is to destroy their own kind. This is the first impact UAV, capable of intercepting other drones and use high-explosive bombs. He is currently undergoing flight tests.
According to TASS, the new small-class UAV has a lot of opportunities, both flight and combat. In particular, he can start from unprepared sites and slowly patrol the territories entrusted to him for 10-15 hours. In addition, it is also endowed with such a unique function as the reconnaissance of targets, for example, the mortar and anti-aircraft positions of the enemy.
And "Carnivore" can throw a network to intercept quadrocopters. And, of course, equipped with compartments for fragmentation bombs and mine bombs. According to the developers, the new UAV will be a significant step towards the progress of domestic UAVs.
Note, the wingspan of the new drone is 5 meters, the maximum take-off weight is 40 kg, the flight speed is up to 150 km / h.
It is noteworthy that it can perform combat missions even under the influence of enemy radio-suppressing devices and with the loss of satellite navigation signals.