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Polygon Military Magazine

Polygon Military Magazine

The State Border Service of Azerbaijan has purchased Skylark unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) from Israeli company Elbit Systems. Skylark UAV samples were first shown to the public on August 14, report Polygon. The Border Service owns Hermes-450, Hermes-900 UAV, and Sky Striker loitering munition manufactured by Elbit Systems, as well as Harop loitering munition which is...

Kazakhstan Aviation Industries LLP (KAI) and Israeli company Elbit Systems LTD. have signed a long-term contract for joint production of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV’s). This was reported by the National Company Kazakhstan Engineering. Under the agreement, joint production of UAV’s, as well as maintenance will be carried out in Kazakhstan. The Kazakh Armed Forces...

The Maritime Safety Directorate of the Ministry of Sea, Transport and Infrastructure of the Republic of Croatia issued the first mobilization request to the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) for CAMCOPTER® S-100 maritime surveillance services. Starting in the summer of 2019, the service provision for Croatia will assist in maritime Coast Guard functions such as search...

The Iranian Army Ground Force on Wednesday received 3 new home-made combat UAV name Mohajer 6. “Three Mohajer 6 combat UAV joined the drone fleet of the Ground Force and we will witness a new arrangement in the drone operations of this Force,” Commander of Vali-e Asr drone group of the Army Ground Force Brigadier General Shahram Hassannejad said. He added that...

ZALA AERO has opened an official representative office in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. The main function of the new division is to work with partners from Kazakhstan and nearby states. The representative office will be engaged in direct deliveries of unmanned ZALA systems, to conduct service. In addition, on the basis of the representative office there will be a training department...

Kalashnikov Concern is presenting new loitering munition “ZALA Lancet” at the international forum “Army 2019”. Testing of this loitering munition is already completed. “ZALA Lancet” is a smart multipurpose weapon, capable of autonomously finding and hitting a target. The weapon system consists of precision strike component, reconnaissance, navigation and communications...

Avtomatika Concern (part of Rostec) has presented the Sapsan-Bekas mobile system for detecting and disabling unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) at the International Military-Technical Forum ARMY-2019. The system can detect an UAV at a distance of 10 km, track its movement and disable it at a distance of over 6 km by suppressing communications and control of the UAV. The design...

US made RQ-4 Global Hawk UAS was shot down by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on the Southern coasts of Iran in Hormozgan province. The IRGC used the Iran-made short-range and mid-altitude Third of Khordad missile defense shield to bring down the US spy drone over the country’s Southern coasts on Thursday. The IRGC announced in a statement early Thursday...

UVision Air Ltd.  a global pioneer in the area of lethal loitering systems for a wide variety of missions ‒ will unveil the Hero-400EC’s Multi-Canister Launcher at the Paris Air Show. The new launcher is suitable for a wide range of land and naval applications. An advanced configuration of the Hero-120 with powerful multi-purpose warheads will also be introduced at...

The THeMIS unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) equipped with the deFNder® Medium Remote Weapon Station was deployed by Milrem Robotics and FN Herstal in Estonia during Spring Storm 2019, the country´s biggest annual military exercise that was held from April 29 through to May 17, 2019. The UGV carrying a .50 cal (12.7mm) heavy machine gun was being used by soldiers from the...