Russia is testing a new anti-drone rifle

The PPSh Laboratory announced the development of a new electronic anti-aircraft gun.

“The PPSh laboratory has developed a new LPD-802 electronic warfare rifle designed to immobilize drones,” the company said in a statement.

The statement added: “The LPD-802 rifle is currently undergoing all necessary tests. This rifle is an upgraded version of the LPD-801 rifle, but has a smaller size and additional frequency ranges, allowing you to deal with American-made drones. “

The statement said that the company’s specialists have modified the gun systems so that they can better cope with the satellite communications systems in the drones, and also increased the battery capacity compared to the LPD-801 guns so that they can work for a longer period.

According to available information, the new weapon was a rifle equipped with an antenna, weighing about 3.5 kg and equipped with replaceable batteries, each of which lasts about 60 minutes, and this rifle can immobilize drones at high speed. distance about 1.5 km.

Source: Weapons of Russia