Fourteen drone units set up within Russian armed forces: Defense Minister Shoigu



Fourteen drone units were created in the Armed Forces in 2014, which delivered 179 UAV systems,  the Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said during the meeting of the board.
“It’s almost as much as we have in all previous years,” said the Minister of Defence.

A state center of unmanned aviation of the Ministry of Defense is created, which will train specialists, including those of other ministries and departments.
Drones are used in all the activities of troop training, as well as in the security of the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Sochi.

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