Heron drone Israel : IAF to deploy Israeli Heron drones
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The Indian Air Force has announced that it will be deploying the avanced Heron – || drones along the LAC with China.
India is expecting the arrival of drones from Israel.
The drones are capable of operating for nearly 45 hours at an altitude of up to 35,000 feet.
The advanced technology drones will boost India’s surveillance system.
India has been focusing on enhancing it’s surveillance over the surveillance over the nearly 3,400 km lang Lac.
Heron drone Israel :
IAI has made the Heron TP as a multiple role and advanced aerial system.
It is long range and so is called the Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) Unmanned Aerial System (UAS).
It is equipped with automatic taxi-takeoff and landing systems (ATOL)
It also has a satellite communication (SATCOM) for extended range
The drone is equipped with fully redundant avionics
It payloads can be M-19 HD Electro Optical Payload (TV & IR Combi or Multi Sensor TV/IR/LRF/LD), WIDEEYE Scan, Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR), Communications Intelligence (COMINT – HF, VHF, UHF/ DF), Global System Mobile (GSM), Electronic Support Measures /Electronic intelligence (ESM/ELINT) etc.