A hundred thousand Russian troops, camped out at Ukraine's border. Kiev has been seeking to shore up its military equipment. If it ever needs to face a Russian invasion, while both the U.S. and NATO allies have been supplying Ukraine with weapons. It is the turkish-made drones known as the tbs that seems to be key's best bet against Moscow's military might now Russia, of course, holds a big edge when it comes to military aviation and missiles over Ukraine. But the drones made in Turkey are battle tested. They have already played a major role in the 2020 conflicts between Azerbaijan and Armenia and also in conflicts involving Russian advisers or troops in Libya and Syria, tbs are considered reliable and have become the low-cost aerial weapon of choice for governments, such as Ukraine Russia, of course, holds a big edge when it comes to military aviation and missiles over Ukraine. But these drones are battle tasted now Ukraine currently has roughly 20 of these drones with more on the way turkey and.
Ukraine also reached a deal this month to establish a regional, uh, south of Kiev to produce and service, the Turkish drone. This will significantly reduce manufacturing costs. So far the tbs have been used by Ukraine in a very limited manner.
In fact, just once in October last year, when progression forces opened fire on Ukrainian positions in don bass region at the time, the tb2 fired just a 15-pound missile, the smaller of its two weapons. Hence, the drone's utility in a full-fledged military conflict. With Russia remains unclear. We are now available in your country download the app now get all the news on the move.