Ukraine drones, tactical UAV, reconnaissance drones, dual use drones

Skyeton Raybird 3

Ukrainian technology companies are rapidly developing products to meet the current needs of their military forces: and the Raybird-3 is a reconnaissance UAV breaking records on the front lines.  The dual use vehicle could be a game changer for both military and civil applications.

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Ukrainian drone company Skyeton has been in existence for 17 years, producing dual use aircraft.  Development of the Raybird series began in 2015, setting endurance records in Ukraine in 2019 and entering the global market in 2020.

Now, the Raybird-3 is at work on the battlefield, performing reconnaissance missions in the Zaporizhzhia region.

Operations on the Battlefield

The Raybird-3 operates at altitudes ranging from 2,500 to 4,500 meters: where air defense systems are unable to detect the drone’s signals and target it for destruction.

“During the Zaporizhzhia mission, hostile forces attempted to take down several UAVs….