New All-Weather UAV Designed for Russian Defense Ministry
The company “Zala Aero Group” has developed a new all-weather unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for the Ministry of Defense, the company spokesman Nikita Zakharov told to TASS during the exhibition “Interpolitex 2014”.
UAV received the designation “Zala 421-08M”. “This drone is designed for use in almost any weather conditions, both day and night. It can fly at a wind speed of 20 m/s and is equipped with a module of active target tracking, which increases its effectiveness,” N.Zaharov informed.
It is reported that the Defense Ministry has developed a special set of UAV “Zala 421-08M”, carried by military personnel. “The set includes directly drone, battery, control station that enables the use of UAVs for over 100 hours,” the representative of “Zala Aero Group” said.