Russia's naval fleet will receive the ship unmanned helicopters
The fact that the ship unmanned aerial vehicles of the new generation will soon be made available to the Naval Aviation of the Navy of the Russian Federation, according to the commander of naval aviation Major General Igor Kozhin. In the near future naval aircraft will be upgraded, and after a year or two the entire fleet of aircraft phased plan to upgrade. Older models will be written off, and to them will be replaced by modern aircraft systems.
"One of the most promising directions for the work of experts of leading design bureaus are research and development in the field of unmanned aerial vehicles shipborne", - said Igor Kozhin.
In the current at the moment the program of modernization of the aircraft fleet of the Navy Naval Aviation noted that up to 2020 about hundreds of new aircrafts will be made available naval aviation units.
In addition, for the Russian Navy needs create a new unmanned reconnaissance helicopter capable of carrying out an adjustment of fire, to give the coordinates of targets and carry up to fifty kilograms of payload. UAV weight - 300 kg, range is about one hundred kilometers. Basic configuration of an unmanned helicopter Ka-135 is supplied with an installed on board electro-optical tracking system.