Source : Zee Business
|The Defender has been launched at a time when drone-based threats continue to challenge important assets worldwide. (Pic: Zee Business)|
Union Minister VK Singh on Wednesday launched a drone Defender, indigenously developed by RattanIndia Enterprises. The Defender is loaded with 13 pre-programmed to lock, track and nautralise rouge drones. It can effectively neutralise threats without any human intervention.
REL is proud to launch, ‘Defender’, India’s most advanced drone developed by TAS.
Defender locks, tracks and neutralizes rogue drone.
Unveiled by Gen. V.K. Singh, Hon’ble MOS, Civil Aviation, Govt. Of India.#Drone #RattanIndia #TAS pic.twitter.com/moAqnP2TZe
— RattanIndia Enterprises Ltd. (@rttnind) September 14, 2022
With rising instances of drone-based aerial threats to restricted installations under defence and private airspace, the Defender aims to provide a first-of-a-kind capability to the Indian defence establishment to get rid of rogue drones flying over unauthorised airspace.
The Defender has been launched at a time when drone-based threats continue to challenge important assets worldwide.
Anjali Rattan, Business Chairperson of RattanIndia Enterprises, said that the Defender is an important addition to the company’s new product line-up, adding that the offering will level the playing field.
Nagendran Kandasamy, founder & CEO of Throttle Aerospace Systems (TAS) said that the drone Defender represents a key milestone in India’s journey of self-reliance in defence preparedness.