The American electronic newspaper 19FortyFive reported that the Okhotnik strike drone could be used by Russia in Ukraine, where it could play the role of an interceptor fighter.
It can also direct missile and bomb strikes against ground targets.
The newspaper recalled that a modern Russian attack drone conducted test firing of Kh-38M and Kh-59MK2 missiles, as well as unguided bombs.
These munitions were aimed at small camouflaged targets and demonstrated excellent accuracy.
US military analysts expect that the special operation will speed up the mass production of an attack drone.
The newspaper recalled that the Sayyad strike gives Russia new combat capabilities, especially when it plays the role of a manned aircraft capable of striking ground targets, conducting aerial reconnaissance or modifying missile strikes.
It is noteworthy that Al-Sayyad made its first flight on August 3, 2019, when it stayed in the air for 20 minutes, and after one month, the joint flight of the Su-57 fighter and the Al-Dron Sayyad heavy strike was achieved.
The mass of the march during takeoff is 20 tons. The flying wing drone is capable of hiding from enemy radars and moving at a speed of 900 km/h, and is equipped with artificial intelligence that helps it automatically attack targets. on one’s own.
Source: Russian newspaper