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The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) of India has confirmed that the Rustom-II unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) would be ready for use by the armed forces from 2020. Developed by the DRDO, the production of the Rustom-II drone is part of the country’s Rs15bn ($222.14m) UAV development project. In February this year, the UAV was successfully tested at the Aeronautical Test Range at Chalakere in the Chitradurga district in Karnataka, India. DRDO chairman S Chistopher was quoted by Express News Service, saying: “Rustom II has completed one test at Chitradurga in Karnataka. “At present, the bird (basic UAV system) is being perfected. Attempts are also being made to increase the altitude. By the end of this year, we will be ready with the bird, after which the focus will be on the machine systems on it.” Once built, the autonomous aircraft, also known as TAPAS-...

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