02/12/2020

Russian S-70 Stealth Drone Tested with Air-to-air Missiles

Russian ‘Okhotnik’ Stealth Drone Tested with Air-to-air Missiles – link

Source: Defense World

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  • The Russian military recently conducted test launches of air-to-air guided missiles from the heavy stealth attack drone S-70 “Okhotnik” (Hunter) creating a new role for it as a fighter-interceptor to accompany the Su-57 fighter jet
  • The Okhotnik has been developed to function as a ‘loyal wingman’ to the Su-57 stealth fighter where the manned fighter will control several Okhotnik drones which will in turn engage the enemy without putting the manned aircraft in harm’s way
  • The Okhotnik, developed by the Sukhoi Design Bureau, is to become the first heavy drone with shock functions in the Russian Aerospace Forces. The device is made according to the “flying wing” scheme with the use of materials that reduce radar signature
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