Unmanned Vehicles

Leonardo and RAF partner on swarming drone test

9th October 2020 - 14:48 GMT | by The Shephard News Team in London


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Leonardo and the RAF have completed a swarming drone flight test involving remotely piloted aircraft equipped with electronic warfare jamming capabilities.

Leonardo and the RAF have successfully completed a swarming drone flight test, the manufacturer announced on 7 October. 

The demonstration involved Callen Lenz made drones, equipped with a modified variant of Leonardo's BriteCloud expendable decoy, successfully being used to 'confuse and overwhelm' radars simulating enemy air systems.

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