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China's Xian Bingo in talks with Russia to supply 100 drones: Report

Reportedly, Bingo also has plans to deliver components and know-how to Russia so that they can produce 100 drones a month domestically

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Russia is in talks with Chinese manufacturer Xian Bingo Intelligent Aviation Technology to procure 100 drones, a report in the German magazine Der Spiegel said. The drones are to be delivered by April. 

Reportedly, Bingo also has plans to deliver components and know-how to Russia so that they can produce 100 drones a month domestically. According to the report, China is also delivering commercially available drones to some Russian customers and these are in fact being used to conduct reconnaissance along the Ukraine border. 

The magazine said that Bingo would manufacture and test 100 ZT-180 drones, which could carry a

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First Published: Feb 24 2023 | 9:38 AM IST

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