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Explosion of the plane during tests: any accident near Yaroslavl has not occurred

Yesterday, on January, 18th, on the Internet there were messages that in Rybinsk Yaroslavl region during tests the pilotless plane " has blown up; the Stork . We have contacted the design office conducting tests, that   to specify the information.

- Yes, really, such case was, - the deputy director of KB " has confirmed the information; the Beam Igor Bobryshev. - There were checks of the plane equipment. Whiff of a wind and the plane was hooked for an obstacle by a wing and has lighted up. But this case has occurred in November of last year! Not clearly, why about it have started talking yesterday.

Itself the Stork absolutely small size: scope covered nearby   7 metres, length about 5 metres, therefore are not present anything strange that has taken down it a wind.

- On tests there are such things, - Igor Nikolaevich has summed up.


the Unmanned aerial vehicle

the Unmanned aerial vehicle (BPLA) - the flying machine version, management which is not carried out by the pilot onboard.

historically developed abbreviation - BPLA; last years in a press abbreviation BLA is used also.


Distinguish unmanned aerial vehicles:

- pilotless uncontrollable

- pilotless automatic

- pilotless distantsionno piloted flying machines (DPLA)

can be divided Unmanned aerial vehicles on such interconnected parametres, as weight, time, range and flight height. Allocate following classes of devices:

- mikro (The conditional name) weight to 10 kgs, time of flight about 1 hour and height to 1 kilometre,

- mini - weight to 50 kgs, time of flight some hours and height to 3 - 5 kilometres,

- averages ( midi ) - to 1 000 kgs, time of 10-12 hours and height to 9-10 kilometres,

- heavy - with heights of flight to 20 kilometres and time of flight 24 hours and more.

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