Poland sets priority to procure fleet of combat UAVs

Poland´s Defense Ministry has budgeted PLN139 billion (USD37 billion) included for the purchase of combat and reconnaissance drones, the ministry said.

The country´s deputy prime minister and defense minister said acquiring a fleet of combat UAVs is a procurement priority for its military modernization program. Deliveries of the UAVs is scheduled to begin in 2016

The country´s military modernization program covers a period of time from 2013 to 2022.