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Ukraine develops drones that can fly over 1,000 km - Digital Transformation Ministry

2 April, 2024 Tuesday
11:10

Ukraine’s Minister of Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov said that in 2024 Ukraine increased the production of long-range strike drones tenfold compared to last year

He said this in an interview with the German publication Welt.

"Most of the drones that attacked Russian refineries have a range of 700 to 1,000 kilometers, but now there are models that can fly over 1,000 kilometers," Fedorov said.

According to the minister, the outcome of the war depends on the development of unmanned technologies. However, so far, the parties' capabilities in this regard are almost equal.

"It is not yet possible to say who is winning the technological war - in some areas we are winning, in others the Russians are surpassing us," Fedorov emphasized.

  • On March 16, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said that Ukrainian drones already provide long-range capability, so Ukraine can reach Russia's vulnerabilities with its weapons.
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