Beating the underlying project misfortunes, the Defense Research and Development Organization DRDO today flight tried the Rustom-2 medium height long perseverance indigenous model automaton and accomplished eight hours of flying at an elevation of 16000 feet at Chitradurga, Karnataka. The model is required to accomplish a tallness of 26000 feet and perseverance of 18 hours by 2020 end.
Rustom-2 is fit for conveying various blends of payloads relying upon the mission destinations including manufactured opening radar, electronic knowledge frameworks and situational mindfulness frameworks. It has a satellite correspondence connect to transfer circumstance in the fight theater on ongoing premise. ” The Rustom-2 had one hour of fuel left following eight hours of test flying at Challakere aeronautical test run in Chitradurga area of Karanataka and had accomplished the practice run roof,” said a senior authority.