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The competition is attended by servicemen of unmanned aircraft units of formations and military units of the Baltic Fleet. The best crews of unmanned aerial vehicles “Orlan-10” and “Eleron” will fight for the right to represent their unit at the district stage.

Experts of unmanned aviation, as part of staffing calculations, will fulfill the standards for ground preparation of the aircraft, equipping the launch pad, piloting in various weather conditions, taking into account various inputs.

The calculation criteria will be the time spent on aerial reconnaissance and adjusting artillery fire. Participants of the competition will have to search, detect and refine the coordinates of the reconnaissance objects in the daytime and at night.

One of the main tasks that the servicemen will have to solve will be organizing interaction with artillery units and adjusting artillery fire. UAV crews must determine the deviation of the shells from the target and issue corrections for the command and observation posts of batteries and divisions.

In addition, UAV operators will train skills, abilities and skills during the drone landing for accuracy. The aircraft must be landed in a precisely defined area within the designated boundaries, preventing it from leaving the landing site.

In addition, servicemen will fulfill the standards for fire, physical and topographic training.

In total, about 150 servicemen of UAV units of the Baltic Fleet take part in the field exercises, more than 20 units of special and military equipment are involved.


UAV “Orlan-10” is used for aerial reconnaissance in the interests of providing preparation for the conduct of hostilities and special operations with a range of up to 140 km and a flight duration of 10 hours.

UAV “Eleron” is designed to conduct reconnaissance of the terrain and enemy targets in real time. Able to reach speeds of up to 150 km / h at an altitude of 5000 meters.

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