At first glance, the MD 969 Combat Helicopter looks like any other you’d see military forces using, but upon closer inspection, you’ll see that it comes equipped with a CLT (Common Launch Tube) system. This specially mounted array is located in the rear of the 969’s fuselage and consists of seven launch tubes that can be loaded with precision-strike missiles or even independently operating drones. Read more for a video and additional information.
“That latter bit is especially intriguing because it means this chopper can send its drones off to engage in missions completely unaided and then return once the task is complete. Pair that with the chopper’s unmatched speed, maneuverability, and safety and this technological marvel is set to completely alter the modern battlefield as we know it,” reports Hi Consumption.