The Colombian aerospace company Corporación de la Industria Aeronáutica Colombiana (CIAC) showcased the Tarsis 25 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to Colombian defence and security officers on 14 February.
Delegations from the Colombian Army's air assault division, the special operations aviation battalion, the army's 32nd Brigade, the Colombian navy's UAV unit, in addition to representatives from the Colombian police, were in attendance. The demonstration was carried out at air base Tolemaida.
CIAC is partnering with the platform's designer AERTEC, a multinational engineering firm headquartered in Spain, to sell the Tarsis 25 to Colombian clients.
The UAV flew for 30 minutes and reached a distance of 10 km, according to an 18 February press release by CIAC.
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