Special drone is being prepared for surveillance on LAC, border will be foolproof surveillance
He said the long-lasting drones would be equipped with artificial intelligence and the armed forces would be able to use it for other purposes, including transportation of essential supplies. This project aims to address the global supply need of our armed forces as well. Medium altitude Heron drones are capable of operating at an altitude of 35,000 feet for about 45 hours. HAL is also working with the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) on two separate drone projects.
The army is planning to acquire a large number of drones over the next few years to significantly enhance their surveillance capability, especially in the wake of monitoring of Chinese activities in the LAC and the Indian Ocean region. .