Russia’s Kronstadt Group is launching series production of its Orion UAV that is expected to enter service with the Russian defense ministry in November. The company is currently investing in development of production capacity to produce seven systems, or about 30 Orions per year, says CEO Sergey Bogatikov. The first military unit set to receive the Orion flew reconnaissance missions over Crimea in 2014 The Orion is able to withstand the temperature extremes of the Arctic Orion ...

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