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DAC to acquire unmanned aerial vehicle

  • Posted By
    10Pointer
  • Categories
    Science & Technology
  • Published
    14th Jul, 2020
  • Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) is likely to acquire the remotely controlled unmanned aerial vehicle- Raven from the United States and Israel’s Spike Firefly.
  • RQ-11 Raven can fly up to an altitude of 500 feet from the ground level with a speed of between 45-97 Kilometres per hour. RQ-11 Raven can fly up to 10 Kilometres.
  • The Spike Firefly can be operated from a table by a single user without requiring any special skills to operate.
  • The weight of the Spike Firefly is 3 Kg.