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Sherpa precision airdrop system

Country of Origin: Canada


The Sherpa is a family of GPS -guided precision air delivery systems (PADS). The system permits the safe, accurate and cost-effective delivery of cargo from fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft.

The Sherpa is a highly accurate system. Its use does not require dangerous low-level aircraft, enabling cargo delivery in mountainous terrain, low visibility and beyond the range of man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS).

The family consists of two variants: the Provider and Ranger, which...

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