UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLE
Pakistan caught again in nuclear smuggling activity
According to the US Justice Department, the five men, based in Canada, Hong Kong, and UK, “operated an international procurement network of front companies that existed to acquire US-origin goods for AERO) and PAEC, and to cause those goods to be exported from the United States to the entities without export licenses in violation of federals law.”
Drones in India: weighed down by regulation, sector struggles to find wings
While some countries have come up with clear and distinct drone l...
DRDO’s unmanned aerial vehicle crashes in Chitradurga
One TAPAS Experimental Unmanned Aerial Vehicle belonging to Defence Research Developmen...
CDS Rawat says difficult to predict war scenario with Pakistan
The top general, who inducted the Sukhoi-30 MKI squadron here, was responding to a question about any possibility of a war emerging between India and Pakistan." All the defence services are tasked to be prepared for any option that may emerge.
Indian Army plans to procure drones to counter enemy threats
The recent Indian Army commanders' conference ended with a decision to procure slow moving UAVs which can double up as missiles to counter any threat from across the border. The decision comes after IB submitted a detailed report on Pak drones.
No leave for UP field officials up to Nov-end in view of festivals, Ayodhya verdict: Govt
On the last day of the hearing in the Ayodhya case, the UP government issued an order saying officials on "field duty" will not be granted leave till November 30 because of the festival season and security concerns ahead of the Ayodhya verdict.
India has over 6 lakh rogue drones; agencies analysing sky fence, drone gun tech
Recent incidents like arms dropping by UAVs in Punjab has alerted Indian intelligence agencies.
DRDO UAV crashes in farmland in Karnataka, none injured
Chitradurga Superintendent of Police Arun K told PTI that the UAV crashed in the arecanut farm this morning, but no one was injured.
Government forms committee under BPRD to tackle 'lethal' drones
The committee has various stakeholders like the Directorate General of Civil Aviation, Civil Aviation Ministry, Home Ministry, the Indian Air Force, Bureau of Civil Aviation Security, airport guarding force CISF and others.
Drone tech to help in rescue & relief ops
A team of students from IIT Madras has developed a drone technology that can help in rescue and relief operations, especially after natural disasters.
India-US defence deals: Why CAATSA should be avoided
Both Turkey and India are purchasing the Russia S-400 SAM systems, putting them in conflict with the US Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (Caatsa).
RQ-4A Global Hawk: The $220 mn drone that waged a war, almost
Last week, Iran shot down a United States UAV over the Strait of Hormuz.
Zomato successfully tests food delivery via drone
The food aggregator did not reveal the exact location where the drone delivered the package.
IAF foils 3 infiltration attempts by Pakistan in a month
Indian Air Force has thwarted 3 infiltration bids by Pak in a month. First intrusion attempt was foiled after an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle was...
IAF scrambles Sukhoi-30 jets after sighting Pakistani drone
The Pakistani aircraft retreated after Indian Air Force scrambled its Sukhoi-30MKIs and Mirage 2000 fighter jets in response, sources added.
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