Weekly “Argumenty i Fakty” No. 16. Super number of questions and answers 20/04/2022
Is there any weapon that Russia first used in Ukraine ?
Impact UAV “Pacer”. The first Russian drone capable of carrying weapons: high-explosive fragmentation bombs, adjustable ammunition and missiles — for example, from the Kornet anti-tank complex.
BMD-4. Airborne combat vehicle, for the first time equipped with a 100 mm caliber gun.
” ;CUBE-BLAH". Loitering ammunition, or “drone-kamikaze”. Inexpensive disposable UAV with a 3 kg explosive charge. Stays in the air for half an hour, during which time he must find the target and dive on it.
«Agriculture». Remote mining system. It is capable of laying a minefield of any configuration at a distance of 5 & ndash; 15 km with one shot of rockets.
MiG‑31K interceptor fighters with Kinzhal hypersonic missiles. The missile is capable of reaching speeds of up to Mach 12 and carrying a warhead of 500 kg.
“Attack”. Anti-tank guided missile. Designed to destroy armored vehicles, manpower, bunkers, air defense facilities and helicopters at a distance of up to 10 km. It was used for the first time during a special operation from a Ka-52 helicopter.