The Roselectronic holding, which is part of the Rostec state corporation, began to supply the Russian Navy with a special equipment that could blind the enemy and provoke hallucinations. RIA Novosti reports this with reference to the press service of the company.
Optical noise stations 5P-42 "Filin" with such capabilities were installed in the Admiral of the Fleet of the frigate Gorshkov of the Soviet Union, which was transferred to the Navy in 2018, as well as in the Admiral of the Fleet of Kasaton , which is currently in process. Factory tests.
"The team says that similar equipment will be installed on two more frigates of project 22350, which are already under construction at the shipyard" Severnaya Verf ".
The station "Filin" is designed to suppress during the night and twilight the visual-optical and optical-electronic channels of observation and targeting of small arms, as well as enemy melee weapons.