Source: Russia is working on the plane-“silencer” satellites

Source: Russia is working on the plane-“silencer” satellites

MOSCOW, 9 Aug — RIA Novosti. The new aircraft-jammer, capable of disabling military satellites, created in Russia, told RIA Novosti source in the military-industrial complex.

“Currently, work is underway to create aircraft-jammer, which will replace the incoming today in videoconferencing Il-22ПП “Porobic”. This machine will have brand new aircraft equipment, thanks to which he will be able to conduct electronic jamming of any targets: ground, air, sea, disabling enemy satellites that provide navigation and radio communications on earth,” he said.

According to him, today prepared a draft design of the aircraft, in the near future should open the corresponding development work.

“The new aircraft received the name “Porobic-2″ but most likely, aerospace forces this car will come under a different name. Will definitely be a new airframe — the possibility of creating such aircraft based on the Tu-214 or Il-76”, — said the Agency interlocutor.