IAF gets ‘Netra’, an indigenous Airborne Early Warning and Control System
Indian Air force has formally inducted an indigenous Airborne Early Warning and Control System ‘Netra’ Developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation at the on-going ‘Aero India 2017’
India has now entered in Elite club of joining along with US, Israel an Russia which has already developed the technology.
This systems is capable of long range surveillance,can track area within 240 degrees of its sides at any given point of time. The system was fitted on three smaller Brazilian Embarer-145 jet by DRDO.