Why not just shoot the drones?
Gunning down UAVs isn’t as easy as it seems, even when guns are equipped with tracer rounds. Counter-UAV technology has proven to be consistent and effective for taking down drones.
Video screenshot shows a helicopter door gunner attempting to shoot down a fixed-wing drone during an exercise.
The Marines decided to fight fire with fire, so they used counter-UAV technology to take down drones.
Photo credit: Polaris. The modular MRZR has been used by the U.S. and allied forces for over five years, so it can be configured with other counter-UAV options.
Why use the MRZR?
The MRZR has been used by the U.S. and allied forces for over five years. It’s lightweight and modular design means it can easily be configured with a counter-UAV system with ease.