16 thermal drones donated to Ukraine to fight Russian army

We just learned that Ukraine received 16 thermal drones to help defend their country against the Russian army.

The drones seem to be the EVO II Dual 640T from Autel Robotics. These unmanned aircraft come with a powerful thermal camera and a flight time of 38 minutes.

The 16 thermal drones were donated by Blue-Yellow, a non-governmental organization based in Lithuania that supports the armed resistance of since 2014.

Blue-Yellow provides non-lethal means, such as 16 thermal drones, to Ukrainian soldiers and volunteers to help in the fight against the Russian invaders.

16 Thermal Drones Donated To Ukraine To Fight Russian Army

16 thermal drones represent $160,000 in value

The donated thermal drones represent over $160,000 in value and come in plastic cases with additonal batteries, spare props and the Autel Smart Controller.

On Twitter they said: “These beauties we safely delivered with help of @helprazom and their logistics team. United we stand! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡±πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ”

Thermal drones have proven to be very effective in locating troops and military vehicles.

Over the last weeks, Ukraine has received drones from both the United States, and , as well as a number of volunteer groups. One group from delivered 140 DJI Mini drones and another group from the delivered 187 DJI Mini 2 drones.

Let us know in the comments below what you think of this delivery of 16 thermal drones to Ukraine. We are curious to hear your thoughts.

You can find more information and learn how to help on the Help Heroes Of Ukraine Facebook page.

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Haye Kesteloo
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Haye Kesteloo is the Editor in Chief and Founder of DroneXL.co, where he covers all drone-related news, DJI rumors and writes drone reviews, and EVXL.co, for all news related to electric vehicles. He is also a co-host of the PiXL Drone Show on YouTube and other podcast platforms. Haye can be reached at haye @ dronexl.co or @hayekesteloo.

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