Azerbaijan destroyed an Armenian S-300 air defense system radar using an IAI Harop drone with a range of 1,000 km

By: Maksim Panasovskyi | 14.09.2022, 11:15
Azerbaijan destroyed an Armenian S-300 air defense system radar using an IAI Harop drone with a range of 1,000 km

During the conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia on the night of September 13, an Israeli IAI Harop unmanned aerial vehicle was used.

Here's What We Know

Azerbaijani forces used an Israeli drone to destroy Russian military equipment that belonged to the Armenian armed forces. This was a multi-step gamr. A radar station from the S-300 surface-to-air missile system was damaged.

IAI Harop is a reconnaissance attack drone, which was developed by the Israeli company IAI about 20 years ago. Judging by the published video, the Azerbaijani forces used it as a kamikaze drone.

IAI Harop has a range of 1,000 km and can reach speeds of up to 185 km/h. The drone is 2.5 meters long, has a wingspan of 3 meters and weighs 135 kg. The drone has radio-frequency and electro-optical means of target detection. The flight time is 6 hours.

Source: @horevica

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