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Old March 27th, 2016, 11:54 PM
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Default New Tech for a Twilight Campaign post-1980s

I should've named the thread New Twilight Tech.

We have weapons that shoot around corners, Cruise missiles, camera drones and a host of other new devices. If you have any specifics add it to the thread.

American efforts to build drone weapons have been cautious at best but the Russians are heading heading into production for their ground forces and export. And are supposedly working on nuclear capable drone subs.

My first installment
URAN 9 Russian Drone Tank
http://www.popularmechanics.com/mili...-drone-uran-9/

30mm cannon
7.62mm machine gun
4 Ataka ATM (2.5mile range)
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Default Sky Saker Chinese H300 helicopter drones

http://www.popsci.com/chinas-new-armed-drone-helicopter

Sky Saker H300

up to 200kg
camera - infared, electro-optical.
laser targeting
2 internal mount missile tubes (2 types of missiles)
"fire and forget" Hj-10 anti-tank missiles
16kg, 6km TL-2 missiles
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Default Pterodactyl chinese UAV attack drone

CJ-1"Pterodactyl" Chinese Attack Drone

varied weapons guided rockets/bombs, and anti-tank missiles
  • HJ-10 antitank missiles
1100 kg
20kg payload
20 hr operation time
range 4000km
Built-in satellite communications dish

http://www.popsci.com/blog-network/e...-force-service
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Default J-20 Black Dragon Chinese Stealth Fighter

http://www.popsci.com/2017-prototype...rt-another-era

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chengdu_J-20

The main weapon bay is capable of housing both short and long-range air-to-air missiles (AAM) (PL-9, PL-12C/D & PL-21).

Two smaller lateral weapon bays behind the air inlets are intended for short-range AAMs (PL-9).
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Going to be an interesting EW environment should these become prevalent.

I also have visions of insurgents crawling up the backs of these things and ripping antennas out, then running off giggling.
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Going to be an interesting EW environment should these become prevalent.

I also have visions of insurgents crawling up the backs of these things and ripping antennas out, then running off giggling.
You mean the drone tank? Perhaps. The next stage is small, mobile artillery which could really impact a T2k env. Tell the artillery drone to follow your unit, no setup time.

The airborne drone would not have that issue. The J20 includes anti-jamming tech.
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