“We made a drone in the class of short-range, entirely printed on 3D-printer. It was created and already flown - at present, this UAV is located in Nizhny Tagil. The whole cycle of works from the formation of the technical task took about 1,5 a month, ”the newspaper quotes him. "Sight".
The CEO noted that specialists from the Rybinsk engine-building plant Saturn and the state corporation Rostec participated in the work on the UAV.
“The UAV was designed specifically for the 3D printer. There is still a lot of work to be done: the size of the device, materials for three-dimensional printing, domestic equipment. To date, the wing span of the drone is 2,5 meters, the go-pro camera was used as the payload, Shebakpolsky said.
It is worth noting that recently Russian engineers are actively working on various unmanned aerial vehicles. So, during the MAKS-2015 aviation salon, the perspective Fregat drone, the ZALA 421-16Е5 operational-tactical air reconnaissance complex and the Teal airbag reconnaissance drone were presented. In addition, in 2019, the serial production of the Orion 1 drone drone will be launched.