Indian Army Jet Pack Suits: The Indian Army has started the process of procuring 130 advanced drone systems to strengthen its overall surveillance and combat capability in sensitive border areas. Along with this, the army is also starting the process of making 100 ‘robotic mules’ with accessories. The officials gave this information on Tuesday (January 24).
He said the captive drones are being procured under emergency procurement under the fast-track process in the ‘Buy-India’ category. Under this category, the Army has invited request for letters (RFP) from units interested to buy 48 jet pack suits under emergency procurement.
Featuring jet pack suits?
The Indian Army has started the process of procuring 48 jet pack suits. There are many advantages of this jet pack suit. Soldiers posted on the border can fly even in critical conditions by wearing jet pack suits. According to the information, the jet pack suit has five gas turbine jet engines, which generate energy of about 1000 horse power. Such suits can run on fuel, diesel or kerosene. The speed of the jet pack suit is 50 km per hour.
What is the specialty of drone?
Tethered drone systems consist of drones that are attached to a ‘tether station’ on the ground and can monitor targets beyond visual range for long periods of time. Officials said each drone system would also have two air vehicles, a man-portable ground control station, a tether station, a remote video terminal and embedded payloads, along with other components. The last date for submission of tender is February 14.
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