Russia will show on helicopter exhibition in Moscow a new drone YURIK

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MOSCOW, may 11. /TASS/. Russian developers on helicopter exhibition HeliRussia 2017, which will be held in Moscow in late may show a new unmanned aerial vehicle YURIK. This was reported in the organizing Committee of the exhibition.

“The new device the project has received the name of BASS EUREKA, which stands for unmanned automatic alignment system works the study design. HeliRussia 2017 will be the premiere for a new design exhibition and a working prototype can be shown this summer. Serial production of the unit is planned for 2018,” – said in the message.

It is noted that this system multicoverage which has unusual aerodynamic layout and algorithm of flight. “In addition to the usual drone of aerial work, the EUREKA is capable of conducting emergency air evacuation affected several kilometres from the scene.

Weight of empty unit is about 110 kg, and its load capacity is 120 kg, and the range can be up to 200 km In the system has the potential to perform Autonomous missions even in the absence of signal GPS and GLONASS use their own geopositioning systems.

YURIK – it is a joint development company “electroautomatics” and the NGO “Aviation and space technologies”. At HeliRussia 2017 they will also present their project “Begalet”, which is a hybrid electric car and light aircraft with soft wing.