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US orders kamikaze drones Switchblade 600 for Ukraine

September 21, 2022 12:28 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

The Pentagon signed a $2.2 million contract for the kamikaze drones Switchblade 600 that will be later delivered to Ukraine, according to a document published by the U.S. Department of Defense on Sept. 20.

The Switchblade 600 drones have a flight range of 40 kilometers and can stay in the air for up to 40 minutes.

It is not known when exactly Ukraine will receive these drones.

The Kyiv Independent news desk
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