The Defense Forces of Finland have chosen the Parrot ANAFI USA micro-drone for training and exercise use. The products will be supplied by Boston Group Oy.
The acquisition of training flight equipments is considered by the Finnish Army as the foundation for performance building and wider deployment: the procurement process for the other UAVs to be acquired for wider operational use is underway.
The system is intended to enhance the immediate information acquisition ability of the troops for the tasks of intelligence, surveillance and targeting of troops and weapons of different defense branches throughout Finland.
The value-added tax-free price of the acquisition is approximately EUR 2.6 million.