‘Jamming’: How Electronic Warfare Is Reshaping Ukraine’s Battlefields

March 12, 2024

Russian military units also use poor weather to their advantage, advancing in fog and rain when drones have difficulty flying. FPV drones fly on an analog frequency, and since many are store bought, they come out of the box set to the same frequency. Ukrainian drone units often need soldiers who are skilled in coding to change the frequency on a drone’s software. Dev, a Ukrainian drone technician, rated this issue second in significance to Russian jamming capabilities. But “you can’t just use FPVs to win this war.”The post ‘Jamming’: How Electronic Warfare Is Reshaping Ukraine’s Battlefields appeared first on New York Times.