Cyient JV bags order from Indian Army for unmanned aerial vehicles

Spylite mini UAV (Photo: bluebird-uav.com)
Cyient Solutions and Systems Private Limited(CSS), a joint venture between Hyderabad-based Cyient Limited and Israel's BlueBird Aero Systems on Tuesday announced that it has received its first supply order from a unit of the Indian Army for SpyLite mini unmanned aerial vehicle(UAV) for high-altitude aerial surveillance.

The company, however, did not disclose the order value.

SpyLite is an advanced, combat-proven, electric mini UAV system. It is optimised to offer covert and extended range real-time visual intelligence. Fully autonomous, from launch to accurate parachute recovery, the system delivers enhanced reliability even in severe weather conditions, assuring long endurance, high operational availability, the company said.