Russia’s CMD to Take Delivery of New Drones
The separate UAV companies of the Central Military District will receive the Eleron-3 drones that can be used both in autonomous and radio command modes during the first half of 2015. This information was furnished by the press service of the Central Military District.
The new drones will make it possible to obtain accurate intelligence data on the groups of soldiers, buildings and vehicles within a radius of 25 kilometers during independent actions in isolation from the main forces. The device can perform multiple flights and passes over a given point and carry out automatic landing using the GLONASS satellite navigation system.
It’s worth noting that the Eleron-3 drone is fitted with digital equipment on gyrostabilized platforms. It comprises a TV camera, an IR camera, a photographic camera, a transponder and a radio intelligence station.