The Russian system of electronic warfare can not only disrupt U.S. reconnaissance-strike drone MQ-9 Reaper (“Reaper”), but also to seize control of them, writes Defence24.
The Polish edition is sure that such methods were practiced during the exercise, conducted by the Russian military in July in the Kaliningrad region. According to information Defence24, the way Russia reacted to the arrival to Estonia from Poland drones MQ-9 Reaper.
The publication writes that Russia has the technology of production of effective countermeasures, however, were limited to mass-produce them. Defence24 notes that a similar technique country devotes primarily to Syria and Kaliningrad oblast, where in the first case, she faces the shock drones, and the second with reconnaissance drones.
In February of 2019 on Twitter were owned by the Islamic revolutionary guard Corps video intercept Iranian military video passed the American MQ-9 Reaper. Iranian experts managed to land the drone on the territory of Iraq, then the us military, seeing the interception, destroyed the other drone MQ-9 Reaper, which also was intercepted by the Iranians. According to military analyst from Malta Babak Tagua for interceptions was used by the Russian system of electronic intelligence 1L222 “Avtobaza-M”.