Russia began to actively use Forpost-RU strike UAVs


There were shots of means of objective control of strikes at a checkpoint near Volchansk, located 12 km from the regional center of Shebekino, Belgorod Region.


The first strike by a Russian reconnaissance and strike drone was inflicted on December 2. As reported later, a border checkpoint with four militants of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was destroyed.


Two days later, on December 4, "Forpost-RU" was used to strike at enemy vehicles and personnel in the area of ​​the same Volchansk. As a result, automotive technique and 6 personnel of the Armed Forces of Ukraine were destroyed.


The Forpost-RU UAV is produced at the Ural Civil Aviation Plant entirely from Russian components and with domestic software. It belongs to the class of tactical reconnaissance and strike drones. The total takeoff weight of the UAV is 500 kg, while Forpost-RU carries up to 120 kg of payload.

Previously, these drones were used exclusively as reconnaissance ones. They are not only in service with the army, but also with the Ministry of Emergency Situations. "Outposts" were used for reconnaissance of forest fires in Siberia and Kamchatka. The Ministry of Defense reported on the first use of a drone as a strike in the NVO zone in February.
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  1. Anton Kuzmin Offline Anton Kuzmin
    Anton Kuzmin (Anton Kuzmin) 5 December 2022 12: 51
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    But they bought a license from Israel and have been producing for a long time! And finally they began to use it ... I wonder who lacked guiding and stimulating cuffs? :)
    1. Nikolaevich I Offline Nikolaevich I
      Nikolaevich I (Vladimir) 5 December 2022 20: 11
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      The use of "Outposts-R" as "drummers" was already reported at the first stage of the NWO!
    2. radvas Offline radvas
      radvas (Igor) 7 December 2022 05: 36
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      Why cuffs? What if it's deliberate sabotage?
  2. Anton Kuzmin Offline Anton Kuzmin
    Anton Kuzmin (Anton Kuzmin) 6 December 2022 14: 42
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    Quote: Nikolaevich I
    The use of "Outposts-R" as "drummers" was already reported at the first stage of the NWO!

    Then there were not enough cuffs to the press! /neighing/ :)
    No, well, it was really only whining about the absence and that's it! They did not write much about the application. Whining drowned out!
  3. Anton Kuzmin Offline Anton Kuzmin
    Anton Kuzmin (Anton Kuzmin) 7 December 2022 15: 10
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    Quote: radvas
    Why cuffs? What if it's deliberate sabotage?

    Well, maybe it is. Then someone will be appointed extreme and sent! Then! "Not only everyone" will survive (C). So they will probably posthumously! :)