Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Russia: Drones - Russia to construct drone plane – senior official

­Russia has initiated a program to equip the country’s military with its own Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Russian deputy prime minister Dmitry Rogozin has told Izvestia newspaper. Rogozin stressed that while details of the program were to be kept secret, the Russian drone will in many aspects be better than drones built by Western countries. Igor Korotchenko, the chairman of the Defense Ministry’s public council said that the drones will be analogous to the US Predator UAVs.

Source: RT News