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MAJOR: Air Force One With Trump on Board Nearly Hit by Drone

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Trump’s jet was nearly hit by what appeared to be a small drone as it approached an airbase near Washington on Sunday night, according to several people aboard Air Force One, The Independent reported. The device, which was yellow and black and shaped like a cross, was off the right side […]

Russia offers innovative antidrone system to Arab countries

MOSCOW – Russia introduces new drone-fighting system called Repellent, based on electronic weapons and capable of neutralizing drone “swarms” at distances up to 30 kilometers. Russia has electronic weapons capable of combating isolated unmanned aerial vehicles or drone swarms . The systems were proposed to Arab and African countries during the Dubai Airshow 2019 fair. […]

Russia develops ‘cheap and efficient’ drone hunters

MOSCOW – During the Interpolitex 2019 Defense Equipment Fair, the Russian military academy RVSN exhibited designs of “cheap and efficient” drone hunters in expert opinion. In addition to the emergence of increasingly powerful missiles and armored vehicles, 21st century armed conflicts have demonstrated their sophistication by the increasing use of drones. Apart from the importance […]

New Chinese supersonic drone is bad news for United States

BEIJING – During the grand October 1 military parade dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, the country unveiled several new weapons, including the WZ-8 hypersonic drone. While DF-41 intercontinental ballistic missiles have attracted great attention among the new weapons introduced, WZ-8 surveillance and reconnaissance drones have the […]

MAJOR: Russia says terrorist drones in Syria are made with western technologies

MOSCOW – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Oleg Syromolotov said terrorists in Syria use drones with western technologies to attack Russian military installations. Speaking at the second international conference on “Counteracting illegal arms supplies in the context of the fight against international terrorism “, Oleg Syromolotov stated that the Russian Foreign Ministry classifies the problem of […]

MAJOR: Russian defense intercepts terrorist drones near its Syrian air base

LATAKIA, Syria – Two terrorist drones were destroyed near the Russian Hmeymim air base in Syria without causing material damage or casualties, the Russian Ministry of Defense reports. “On September 3, at about 9:20 pm Moscow time, the Russian air control systems identified two unmanned aerial vehicles maneuvering at some distance from Hmeymim’s Russian air […]

Chinese media praises brand new Russian military drone Okhotnik

MOSCOW – The first flight of the brand new Russian military drone S-70 Okhotnik-B (Hunter-B) is of great importance for the development of military technology in Russia, writes the Chinese newspaper Huanqiu Shibao. As the article’s author, Zhang Jie noted, stealth drones made with the “flying wing” scheme have recently become one of the world’s […]