Date: 9 months ago   Category: People

Military have spent three billion for development of the UAV and have winded down the project


The Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation has stopped development of the biggest Altair unmanned aerial vehicle. The Vedomosti newspaper belonging to Demyan Kudryavtsev's family with reference to sources in the defensive industry writes about it. More than 3 billion rubles have been spent for creation of the UAV of the class HALE (big height and duration of flight) in which the Kazan experimental design bureau of Simonov was engaged. Three prototypes of drones have been created, they even have managed to reach a stage of flight tests. The Defense Ministry has noted that practices won't be gone — the reserve will be transferred to the Ural Civil Aviation Works (UCAW) where the Russified version of the Israeli BLA Searcher under the name "Outpost" is now made. The edition didn't manage to receive comments of the Ministry of Defence, experimental design bureau of Simonov and the management of UZGA. In the comment of the expert it is noted that closing of the project speaks about existence of serious claims of the customer to his developer — Altair in seven years hasn't been handed over to military, despite news about progress of development. Materials on teme00:02 — strashnopochy the USA aren't afraid on October 23, 2017 of backward Russian weapon Altair weighing three tons in a big way of a wing 28,5 meters is capable to bear loading to two tons, to overcome distance in 10 thousand kilometers, to rise by height up to 12 kilometers and to be in autonomous flight up to two days. The first prototype of the device has made flight in July the 2016th, second sample has departed in May of the 2017th. On April 16 the court in Kazan has arrested Alexander Gomzin — the CEO of experimental design bureau Simonov. Use of the subsidies provided in November, 2014 by Minpromtorg for the purposes, "their receiving which isn't corresponding to conditions" was incriminated to him. Subsequently Gomzin has been released and the experimental design bureau continues to direct. It is more than important news in Film of Day Telegram-channel. Subscribe!

URL:




Today

just now

The president of the Football Union of Russia (FUR) Alexander Dyukov said that the organization considers the possibility of submission of the complaint in the International Federation of Association...

just now

The head coach of Zenit Sergey Semak criticized introduction of a limit on legionaries of the scheme "8 17". Words of the expert are cited on the club website. Semak noted that he in principle is an o...

just now

News about the man by the name of Alexander who was allegedly found live in a coffin at the Sochi cemetery was a fake. Sochistrim writes about it. According to journalists, on June 20 via messengers a...

just now

The British actress Judi Dench supported accused of harassments of the producer Harvey Weinstein and the actor Kevin Spacey. The Guardian reports about it. The star of movies about James Bond noted th...

just now

In the city of Worthing, England, the student went to give birth right after passed examination. The British edition Metro reports about it. 20-year-old Hiara Darbishire (Khiara Darbyshire), the stude...

just now

About 300 Russian farmers will present the products at a cheese festival to Moscow area, the Minister of Agriculture and Food of the region Andrey Razin reported. It is quoted by the correspondent of...

just now

The president Vladimir Putin at a meeting of the State Council said that he is dear quality in Russia still a little. It is quoted by RIA Novosti on Wednesday, June 26. According to him, the positive...

just now

The network derided the Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio for a photo on which he got hit with a ball when he played volleyball. Pictures were published in the Page Six edition. In them it is visible...