Monday, November 7 2016 21:21 EET
A Russian "spy" drone has been captured over the Sea of Azov - video
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Mariupol sea guard spotted the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) which was operating 3 km offshore.

Ukraine's border service reported seizing a Russian UAV which was drifting in the Sea of Azov.

The drone "Orlan-10" is a multi-functional unmanned aircraft and was produced in Russia. The aircraft can reach an altitude of 5 kilometers and travel 120 kilometers away from its ground control station.

The Mariupol sea guard spotted it 3 kilometers out at sea during regular monitoring of the area.

Currently, the device is being examined by experts in order to retrieve further information about it.

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