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Ukraine buys UAVs after “drones”



by Olivia Savage

Screenshot from CCTV cameras showing the DJI Matrice 300 RTK drone. (CCTV)

Ukraine purchased 64 reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) as a result of charity “drones”.

The State Service for Special Communications and Information Protection of Ukraine (DSSKI) reported on August 1 that 64 “reconnaissance” UAVs will be shown in Kyiv. The display, scheduled for August 2, will include two WB Electronics Group Fly Eye 3.0 UAVs, 30 DJI Matrice 300 Real Time Kinematic (RTK) UAVs and 30 “hobbyist” UAVs, all donated by the organizations. and people from around the world to the Drone Army, the announcement said.

The basic Fly Eye 3.0 UAV is designed to operate at altitudes of up to 3,280 feet (1,000 m) and travel at speeds of 60 to 120 km/h and can stay in the air for at least 2.5 hours.

One UAV Skyeton Raybird and one UAV Culver Aviation SKIF manufactured in Ukraine will also be presented, the report notes.



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