Kamchatka rescuers received radiation resistant drones

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Two new helicopter type UAVs capable of monitoring radioactive and chemical contamination of the area, working at night, and even in adverse weather conditions, went on duty in Kamchatka EMERCOM forces, spokesperson of the Far Eastern regional center of the Emergency Situations Ministry told RIA Novosti on Wednesday.

“The system can monitor and transfer data on radioactive and chemical contamination of the terrain and airspace, hold engineering exploration of areas affected by floods, earthquakes, ice jams and river flooding, check the state of highways, power transmission lines and other facilities affected by the disaster,” – the source said.

According to him, these functions can be carried out both day and night, as well as in difficult weather conditions.

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