Azerbaijan soon to start serial production of suicide drones

  17 December 2016    Read: 2474
Azerbaijan soon to start serial production of suicide drones
Azerbaijan will soon start serial production of “Zarba” suicide drones, said Defense Industry Minister Yaver Jamalov.

He made the remarks Saturday during an event dedicated to the 11th anniversary of the establishment of the Defense Industry Ministry.

“A while ago, “Zarba” unmanned aerial vehicles and reconnaissance drones, new-manufactured at the Defense Ministry’s plants in a short period of time under the instructions of Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev, were successfully tested and presented on Sept. 21, 2016,” the minister said.

He noted that “Zarba” drone was also exhibited at ADEX-2016 international defense exhibition that took place in Baku on Sept. 27-30.

“To supply the Azerbaijani Armed Forces with new types of “Zarba” drones, the Defense Industry Ministry will begin serial production of drones in the near future. In this regard, a memorandum has already been signed with the Ministry of Defense,” added the minister.

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