Coyote drones blowing up a range of unmanned aerial vehicles in mid flight. The company, which is one of the largest military contractors in the world, released a video that demonstrates the explosive capabilities of its self destructing coyote drones. The footage shows the drones, detecting and destroying a range of wing target drones, which vary in size and range at both high and low altitudes in each instance. The coyote drone approaches the target and detonates violently in close proximity to it, either completely blowing the target drone to pieces or inflicting enough damage to send it crashing down to earth. The explosions themselves are extremely visually. Striking. Creating huge ring shaped blasts of rapidly moving shrapnel that tears through the targets with the coyote at the center. The test involved, both coyote drones, launched using the fixed sight, cool band radio frequency system and using the mobile crew 720 radar system, which can be fitted to a ground vehicle. It was conducted in the presence of partners from the armys, integrated fires and rapid capabilities office and representatives from international partner nations at the yuma proving ground in the arizona desert. In august 2021, the company declared the test a success. The cou 720 system is smaller, lighter and cheaper to manufacture than its precursor. The kerfs which the us army has deployed for use against a range of targets. It has a 360 degree scope and is designed to quickly pick up the track of airborne threats launched at close to medium ranges website.

The drive has unearthed footage posted earlier this month by naphisakonaverd a bbc world service journalist based in iraq. The footage reportedly shows a drone being shot out of the sky by a u.s army system, and the blast bears a resemblance to the ring shaped explosion seen in raytheons coyote tests. According to the company, the us army considers enemy unmanned aircraft systems to be a critical problem. We have to anticipate where the technology and tactics are going and be tremendously prepared to ensure that were a step ahead of any potential adversaries of all times reads a statement on the raytheon website attributed to the companys vice president of business for land warfare and air Defense, sam deneke, we have to anticipate where the technology and tactics are going and be tremendously prepared to ensure that were a step ahead of any potential adversaries of all times: Music, thanks for watching and dont forget to subscribe. Also, if you want to support warthog defense, please become our member and get early access to new videos, exclusive members, only videos and become administrator in comment section. The membership link is in the description every day last week at six rescues in six days.

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