Switch drones were also the centre of attraction at Drone Mahotsav 2022, Prime Minister Modi & Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia were seen very much interested & attracted at Switch Drone section during Drone Mahotsav.
Recently Army signed a contract with idea Forge to procure additional SWITCH 1.0 drones. A high altitude variant of SWITCH 1.0 unmanned aerial vehicles will strengthen its surveillance along the Line of Actual Control. The Army in January 2021 had signed the previous contract with the Mumbai based company to supply an undisclosed number of SWITCH 1.0 drones for approximately USD 20 million.
ideaForge fulfilled the January 2021 contract by supplying the specified number of SWITCH 1.0 drones to the Indian Army within the prescribed time limit.
SWITCH 1.0 UAV is a fixed wing drone that is capable of vertical takeoff and landing and it can be deployed at high altitudes and harsh environments for day and night surveillance.