Fortem anti-UAV tech upgrade handles drones battering Ukraine
Ukraine officials aghast at Moscow’s merciless aerial attacks on the nation’s cities and civilian targets take note: US airspace security and protection specialist Fortem Technologies has upgraded its DroneHunter F700 anti-UAV system to more effectively defeat even larger and faster Group 3 craft like Russian Orlan-10s and Iranian Shahed-136s.
News of Fortem enhancing its anti-UAV system is potentially good news for Ukraine defenders, who since Monday have been scrambling to pick off as many incoming attack UAVs as possible. Those are being unleashed by Moscow as retaliatory strikes on Kyiv and other cities following the bombing of the only bridge linking Russia and occupied Crimea.
Improvements to Fortem’s DroneHunter F700 might make it a welcome addition to Ukraine anti-UAV assets by increasing the platform’s capacity to neutralize dangerous drones in flight – including lower-range Group 3 craft like the Iranian Shahed-136 kamikaze…