Ukraine has developed “invisibility cloaks” providing “super protection” and was created from Russian thermal imagers and drones using thermal imaging cameras.
Deputy Prime Minister for Innovation, Development of Education, Science and Technology, Minister of Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov said that the invisibility cloak “makes fighters invisible.”
Fedorov said, “Ukrainian invisibility cloak for the Defense Forces – victory technologies from Brave 1.
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“Ukrainians have created super protection against Russian thermal imagers and drones with thermal imaging cameras. The cloak blocks heat radiation and makes fighters invisible to the enemy.
“For example, our snipers who carry out combat missions.”
The development is compact and lightweight which weighs up to 2.5 kg and provides high protection from rain and wet snow. The raincoat does not burn and protects fighters from high temperatures.
Have u ever read about invisibility cloaks in fairy tales? Well, Ukrainians made it. The cloak blocks heat radiation & makes defenders invisible to Russian thermal cameras. It will help our soldiers work effectively during the night. Miltech magic supported by @Brave1ua cluster. pic.twitter.com/7OIE4Ciq2c
— Mykhailo Fedorov (@FedorovMykhailo) October 4, 2023
Fedorov added, “The video shows a finished sample that has been successfully tested in the field.
“The invisibility cloak is just one of the developments that will help save the lives of our military at the front. Even more is needed.
“If you are working on projects in the defense sector, submit them through the platform Brave1.”