Ukraine War Showcases Tactical Airpower of Quadcopters

Tactial drone team using R18 octocopter drone
Ukraine’s tactical drone teams use R18 octocopters with thermal imagers to locate Russian forces.
Credit: Aerorozvidka
At the start of the Russian invasion, the Ukrainian defense ministry asked anyone with a drone to donate it to the defense of Kyiv. Hundreds were offered; one supplier said it had transferred the company’s entire stock of over 300 to the military. Videos from the conflict zone have pictured these...

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