Russia

Siberian scientists design drone for extreme Arctic climate

TASS/. Scientists of the Omsk State Technical University have created an unmanned aircraft for the work in the extreme conditions of the Arctic region,...

Russian firm creating new UAV sensor technologies

A Russian company is creating new payloads for unmanned aerial vehicles to improve surveillance using the spectral radiation emitted by objects. Rostec, the Russian holding...

Russia formulates UAV development programme

Karl Soper, Washington, DC - IHS Jane's Defence Weekly Russia's armed forces and 'power' ministries may procure hundreds of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) by 2025 under...

Russia to Export Its Ptero-Class Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Russia is set to supply its Ptero-G0 unmanned aircraft systems not only to the Russian law enforcement agencies, but to its foreign partners, AFM-Servers,...

Kalashnikov to produce drones

Tatyana Rusakova, RIR Kalashnikov Concern has decided to create a joint venture producing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), the company’s CEO Alexei Krivoruchko said on at the International Defence...

Russia to Open Arctic Military Drone Base 420 Miles off the Alaskan Coast

BY DAMIEN SHARKOV Russia has announced plans to build a drone base for military reconnaissance in a town just 420 miles off mainland Alaska and just...

Defense Ministry enlists unmanned dirigibles to patrol Russian skies

Tatyana Rusakova, RBTH Thanks to interest shown by the Russian Defense Ministry and the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the Russian military is soon to take...

UAV Manufacturer Says Russian Drones Not Yet Militarized

MOSCOW, October 13 (RIA Novosti) - Russia does not yet have the weapons suitable for equipping its Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) but such possibility...

Why pilots couldn’t stop a Marine Corps drone helicopter from crashing

By Dan Lamoth It was a routine evening in Afghanistan when Marines and contractors with Lockheed Martin launched an unmanned K-Max drone helicopter from a major...

Take off & land anywhere: Russia unveils hybrid amphibious drone vehicle

A drone hybridized with an amphibious hovercraft has been presented at the Innoprom-2014 technology exhibition in Russia's Yekaterinburg. This unique UAV doesn’t need an...