|Article title||THE CURRENT WORLD TRENDS OF LTA IDUSTRY FOR ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES|
|Authors||G.Е. Verba, S.N. Shchugarev, B.А. Ivchenko, P.А. Ponomarev, М.V. Таlesnikov|
|Section||SECTION I. THE ROBOTICS|
|Month, Year||03, 2012 @en|
|Abstract||The article considers the main trends of the world Lighter-Than-Air industry to date. The five categories of Lighter-Than-Air products developed and applied today in the world for the security agencies are determined: tethered aerostatic systems; classic manned airships, medium altitude unmanned airships, high-altitude unmanned aerostatic platforms, transport hybrid air-ships. The article presents a comparative analysis of the main types of Russian and foreign Lighter-Than-Air products. Consider fields their applications. The article is completed by conclusions about the current trends to create Lighter-Than-Air products.|
|Keywords||LTA aircraft; tethered aerostatic complex; airship.|
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