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29 May 2020, 15:29

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LPR downs five Ukrainian UAVs in May

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LUGANSK, May 29 (Lugansk Media Centre) – LPR People's Militia has downed five UAVs in May, said LPR People's Militia press officer Yakov Osadchiy.

"In May, LPR People's Militia has destroyed five Ukrainian drones, some of them adjusted artillery fire at the Republic's territory."

This week, air defense intercepted Ukrainian UAV using the electronic warfare system Triton-M1.

The retrieved footage showed the drone belonged to the 24th Ukrainian brigade that planned t oshell Logvinovo with 120 mm mortars.

Currently LPR employes Triton-M1 type system capable to conduct reconnaissance frequency range 100 MHz and more, jamming in reconnaissance frequency range 800 MHz and more making it effective against portable and mobile ground systems, navigation equipment of Glonass- and Navstar-type GSM systems and UAV control channels.

One of the system's peculiarities is that it can execute targeted jamming or barrage-targeted jamming, and jam wide range of frequencies of communication devices in the barrage jamming mode.

LuganskMediaCentre — 29 May — Lugansk