Kalashnikov Unveils Electric-Powered Flying “Hovercycle”

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The world famous Kalashnikov concern once again attracted the attention of the public with its successful and unique development: it showed a record of a flying motorcycle.”At the wheel” is one person, it is reported that this is a single multicopter, designed only for the driver.

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In the video, it is clear that the device is subject to a large number of screw mechanisms – at least – eight.It seems that the “Kalashnikov” seriously took up motorcycles: after special models for military and police, the concern demonstrated a working prototype … of a flying electric bike!

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For the Russian military, Kalashnikov developed several models of motorcycles without stroller with special compartments for automatic weapons and ammunition, which will differ from each other in technical characteristics and cross-country capability.

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For road patrol and patrol services of the Russian police, an electric motorcycle “Izh” with an electric motor with a capacity of 15 kilowatts and a power reserve of 150 kilometers was constructed.

Finally, now the concern presented the head of Rostekha Sergey Chemezov with a flying motorcycle of its own design, which is already running in and will find practical application in the future.