Latvian Army to get AeroVironment’s RQ-20A Puma UAS
- April 19, 2018
Under the scope of the US Government’s foreign military funding programme,the Latvian army will receive three unmanned aircraft systems RQ-20A Puma produced by AeroVironment company that are slated to be delivered next year.
The system worth more than USD 3 million will strengthen the army’s monitoring and surveillance abilities.
With an 8.5ft wingspan and weight of 12.5lb, AreoVironment’s Puma UAS is a lightweight, single-engine, hand-launched drone that provides aerial observation at line-of-sight ranges up to 10km.