Aerial Delivery Research and Development Establishment

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Aerial Delivery Research and Development Establishment
Field of research
Aerial Delivery Systems
Location Agra
Operating agency
Defence Research and Development Organisation

The Aerial Delivery Research and Development Establishment is a laboratory of the Indian Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). Located in Agra, its primary function is research and development of aerostats and delivery systems.[1] It was involved in the design and development of major subsystems of Nishant Unmanned Aerial Vehicle.[2] It has developed brake parachutes for LCA Tejas, [3] and provided parachutes for the space capsule of Re-entry experiment SRE-1 by ISRO .[4] Akashdeep, 2000 cum aerotstat was successfully test flown with both actual and dummy payloads. It is one of the major achievements of ADRDE. ADRDE is also making heavyload platforms for payload up to 30 tonnes.


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  1. ^ Aerial Delivery Research and Development Establishment (ADRDE)
  2. ^ "Nishant completes 100th flight". Hindu.com. 2005-06-16. Retrieved 2012-01-28. 
  3. ^ "LCA : The Will of the Nation". Mod.nic.in. Retrieved 2012-01-28. 
  4. ^ "''Aerial Delivery Research and Development Establishment, Agra, provided the parachutes''". Frontlineonnet.com. 2007-02-09. Retrieved 2012-01-28. 

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