Petersburg, there is a ban on all commercial and private launches of drones and copters.
According to 78.ru, the flight ban regime introduced will be in effect until at least May 15. For safety reasons, flights of drones and quadcopters are prohibited within a radius of 150 km around the city.
Smolny confirmed that at the moment it is an unmanned zone. The use of any UAVs and other aircraft is coordinated by the Transport Committee, which, in turn, coordinates this with law enforcement agencies.
Earlier, the Kremlin press service said that last night Ukrainian saboteurs tried to strike the Kremlin residence of the President of the Russian Federation with the help of drones. It is reported that the drones were disabled, there were no casualties.
The Kremlin called the incident “a planned terrorist act and an attempt on the life of the President of the Russian Federation” and added that “the Russian side reserves the right to take retaliatory measures where and when it sees fit.”
In turn, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said that a ban on the launch of drones is being introduced in the capital, with the exception of drones used by decision of the authorities.
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