DAPA held a ceremony for the first mass production of battalion reconnaissance UAV, produced by Ucon system. The UAV is planned to be fielded by ROKA and ROKMC in three years. Military use performance upgrade was conducted on the battalion reconnaissance UAV, using domestic technology. The UAV has the capabilities of auto flight, auto return, and daytime/night real-time video transmission, making its performance comparable to those of the US and Israel. In addition, the UAV is said to have cost competitiveness, opening the possibility of exports in the near future.