AeroVironment Donates Quantix Drones to Ukraine
by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby
Today, multi-domain robotic systems leader AeroVironment, Inc. announced that it will be donating over 100 of its Quantix™ Recon unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), as well as operational training services, to the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine and territorial forces to assist in the ongoing defense efforts against Russian invaders.
“As the Ukraine military’s fight to protect their homeland and defend their nation’s freedom against Russia’s invasion intensifies, their need for solutions that can offer force protection and force multiplication capabilities continues,” said AeroVironment chairman, president and CEO Wahid Nawabi, who presented the donation to the Ambassador and the Defence Attaché at the Embassy of Ukraine. “This donation will provide operators with a tool that can fly undetected by enemy forces and unaffected by radio frequency jammers to…