DRDO demonstrates indigenous aerostat system

The DRDO on Tuesday demonstrated its indigenously designed and developed aerostat system capable of carrying electro-optic and COMINT payloads for surveillance

Updated: Dec 28, 2010, 20:33 PM IST

Bangalore: The DRDO on Tuesday demonstrated its
indigenously designed and developed aerostat system capable of
carrying electro-optic and COMINT payloads for surveillance.
The electronic intelligence payload carried a communication
intelligence system for capturing and analyzing all types of
communications in air, DRDO said in a release here.
The system would be useful for three services, paramilitary
forces as well as have civilian applications including
disaster management, it said.

The system has been designed, developed and integrated by
Aerial Delivery Research & Development Establishment (ADRDE),
Agra Cantt, a premier laboratory under Defence Research &
Development Organisation (DRDO).

PTI