Thursday, April 7, 2016

First reported used of Harop 'Suicide' drone by Azerbaijan

(Baku)  It has been reported that in the military strike carried out by Azerbaijan last week against Armenian troops in its runaway state of  Nagorno Karabakh saw the first use of the Israeli made 'Harop' UAV which loiters with intent for up to 6 hours, if it spots a target, it can be tasked to conduct a suicide attack using its 23kg warhead , if not, the UAV can be brought home.

Well it appears that the Azeri troops spotted a coach carrying troops to the front line last week and struck killing either 5 or 6 soldiers. Here is a short film clip of the actual attack taking place.