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Drones, Flying Objects Prohibited In Delhi Amid I-Day Celebration

Ahead of the Independence Day celebrations on August 15, Delhi Police on July 21, issued prohibitory orders on flying sub-conventional aerial platforms, including paragliders, drones and hot air balloons in the national capital from July 22 to August 16 for security reasons, officials said. The Delhi Police Commissioner in the official notice mentioned the rising terrorist threats in the region.

Sat, 22 Jul 2023 - 12:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Independence Day, Drones, Flying Object, Delhi Commissioner, security alert

Courtesy: Hindustan TImes

Surveillance Equipment

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Hyderabad Firm Makes Security Surveillance Equipment Under Make In India

HC Robotics of Hyderabad-based firm is working on 'Make in India' security surveillance equipment for security forces in India. As per project manager of HC Robotics, the company backed by research centers in the US, Europe manufactures drones, cameras and takes towers, and supply to Indian Borders for security purposes. Furthermore, the new surveillance equipment will be customized and is researched, designed and manufactured for enhanced… read-more

Sat, 26 Mar 2022 - 06:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Hyderabad Firm, Drones, Surveillance Equipment, make in india, Security Forces

Courtesy: ANI

 PM Narendra Modi

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PM Modi Flags Off 100 'Kisan Drones' Virtually, Calls It Modern Chapter

PM Narendra Modi on February 19, flagged off 100 Kisan Drones, taking the agriculture sector to a modern era. During the virtual inauguration, Modi said, "This is an example of how the country will fly if the policies are right". He emphasised on the new chapter of modern facilities in agriculture sector, the launch of drones for farmers, helping to transport produces like vegetables, fruits and others. 

Sat, 19 Feb 2022 - 08:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PM Narendra Modi, Drones, Agriculture sector, Reformation, virtual inauguration

Courtesy: One India

Prime minister of Iraq.

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Iraqi PM Mustafa Al-Kadhimi Survives Assassination Attempt By Drone

In an attempt, Iraqi PM Mustafa Al-Kadhimi was targeted by a drone loaded with explosives at his residences in Baghdad on November 7. The Iraqi military said the PM got unhurt. However, several personals of the PM's protection group were injured in the attack. An investigation has been initiated, reported Reuters. The attack reportedly came after the protest over the results of the recent general election in the captial. 

Sun, 07 Nov 2021 - 01:54 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Iraqi prime minister, Drones, drone blast, Terrorism, Iraq

Courtesy: Reuters

Garuda Aerospace Poster

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Indian Start-Up To Manufacture 1000 Drones For Agriculture Sector

Under the 'Make In India campaign', Garuda Aerospace, decided to manufacture 1000 drones for the agriculture sector. The company has aimed to optimise both productivity and profitability of the farm, by helping farmers move past their traditional manual method of spraying pesticides, in order to save time. "Our plan was presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and he agreed to… read-more

Tue, 02 Nov 2021 - 09:00 AM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Garuda aerospace, Drones, farming, make in india, Narendra Modi

Courtesy: ANI

Flirtey Drone.

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US Airline Attempts To Enter Food & Meds Delivery Business: Mesa Air Group

Mesa Air Group Inc. is looking to enter the drone food delivery business with the purchase of four pilotless aircrafts from startup "Flirtey". The Phoenix- based regional carrier, has an option to buy 500 additional drones. The deal marks the first time a U.S. airline has attempted to break into the delivery business, and appealed to restaurants, pharmacies, and retailers as a potentially faster, cheaper way to deliver small parcels.

Sun, 24 Oct 2021 - 09:01 AM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Drones, United States, Food Delivery, delivery by drones

Courtesy: Bloomberg

A Drone

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Manipur Begins Medicine Delivery Through Drones 

Following the success of COVID-19 vaccine delivery through drones, Manipur also successfully delivered the medicine in the state on October 9. The drone completed its first flight between Churachandpur's Health and Wellness Centre to Bishnupur's District Hospital. ''The District Family Welfare Officer (DFWO) of Churachandpur provided 1,200 tablets of ferrous and folic acid tablets for transportation via drone,'' Dr Sumit Aggarwal, the… read-more

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 03:59 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Drones, medicine, Manipur, Delivery

Courtesy: ANI

Taliban's spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid.

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Taliban Warns US Against Operating Drones Over Its Airspace

After taking full control over Afghanistan, the Taliban has issued a warning against the United States for operating drones over its airspace for the first time. The new government also called the US' move a ''breach of national security'', said media reports. Besides, the Taliban's spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said, ''We call on all countries especially the US, to act in accordance with mutual obligations.''

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 09:26 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Taliban, Drones, US, Airspace, Afghanistan

Courtesy: Zee News

Nano Drones

Photo: The Times Of India

Government May Soon Allow Carrying Nano Drone To Flight

In order to promote the use of drones, the government is planning to allow the carrying of drones to domestic flights. However, according to the Ministry of Civil Aviation's new rules, the passengers can only carry nano drones weighing just 250 grams for ground use. Besides, according to the reports of Times of India, carrying drones to international flights shall apply based on the law of the land.

Mon, 06 Sep 2021 - 06:59 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Drones, Domestic Flights, India, Modi Government

Courtesy: Times Now News

J&K Drones

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Suspicious Drone Activity Spotted In Samba District Of J&K

J&K Police spotted four suspicious drone movements on the night of August 1. One was spotted at the Samba's Bari Bhramna near the police station, another at Balol Bridge, and two nearby locations. "Drones were spotted between 09:30 pm to 10:00 pm at different locations", police sources said. A high alert has been issued and a Quick Response Team was sent on the search operation.

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 01:55 PM / by Prateek Chakradhar

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Drones, Indian Army, Security Forces

Courtesy: News 18