Central forces to get 50 UAVs for surveillance: Rajnath Singh

 Government has sanctioned procurement of 50 Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for central armed police forces like CRPF and BSF, besides deciding to grant some special duty allowances to the troops of these forces deployed in hard duty areas.

Unidentified flying objects spotted over Mumbai airport not motorised: Home Department
Unidentified flying objects spotted over Mumbai airport not motorised: Home Department

Unidentified flying objects spotted over Mumbai airport not motorised: Home Department

Solar-powered unmanned aircraft to be develope

Elated by the successful completion of the first leg of 'round-the-world' trip in a solar-powered aircraft, CEO of the Solar Impulse Project Andre Borschberg Wednesday said he and his partners wanted to develop its unmanned version.

Drones seen over Islamic State-held territory in Aleppo, Syria

At least one unmanned surveillance aircraft has been seen over Islamic State-controlled areas of the Syrian province of Aleppo, where the radical group has evacuated most of its bases, a group which tracks the war in Syria reported on Thursday.

Beas tragedy: NDRF deploys UAVs, echosounders to expedite search operation

Even as a massive search for the missing engineering students from Hyderabad continues, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has now deployed an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and Multi-beam echosounders to trace the dead bodies and expedite the ongoing rescue work in the Beas river.

Army to buy 49 mini unmanned aerial vehicles for J&K

Army`s Northern Command has issued a global tender for procuring latest miniature unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for gathering intelligence and carry out reconnaissance of areas along Line of Control (LoC).

CRPF to purchase high-end defence gear to take on Naxals

The CRPF is purchasing more than a dozen defence manufactured UAVs and a number of mine protected troop carriers.

Assam`s rhino killing case: CBI takes up probe, UAVs to be used to combat poaching

CBI has taken up the probe into the killing of rhinos in Assam following unabated rise in such incidents even as the state government turns to unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in a bid to tackle illegal poaching of these animals.

Anti-Naxal ops: UAVs finally show results for CRPF

The CRPF has successful used UAVs to pick up ground conversation and movement of Maoist cadres in terrains of Chhattisgarh.

UAVs being used in Naxal-affected areas: Govt

The government on Tuesday said it has
begun using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in Naxal-affected
areas of the country.

Naval Air Stations will soon have UAVs

As part of modernising the Navy, the
southern peninsula will soon have Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in
Naval Air Stations in Tamil Nadu.

UAVs successfully used in Army exercise

Army has successfully used its satellites and UAVs in the ongoing exercise `Sudharshan Shakti` to provide a real-time picture of the war zone.

Pak Navy inducts indigenously made UAVs

The induction of Uqab-II drones will enhance operational capabilities in surveillance activities.

UAVs deployed for Mayawati’s Chandigarh rally

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) will be deployed for Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati`s rally here on Sunday.

A year after Dantewada UAVs prove a dud for forces

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) which were roped in by security forces to snoop on
Naxals in the aftermath of the Dantewada ambush have proved to be a dud, unable to
track down the extremists who hide in the thick jungles.

Drones: The hi-tech video game

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have turned modern warfare into a high-tech video game.

India mulls using UAVs against Maoists

Authorities in Chhattisgarh are keen to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in Maoist-dominated pockets in the wake of the massacre of 75 security personnel, official sources said.

Night trials of UAVs in Chhattisgarh

In the aftermath of the Dantewada massacre of 76 security personnel by the Naxals, authorities have here begun night trials of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) to equip security forces with real-time information of targets.

Boston University engineers trying to improve UAVs

Boston University engineers are using a theoretical approach to optimise automated mission control and decision-making for fleets of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).

DRDO offers weapons, UAVs to police to fight extremists

DRDO is now offering Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and other weapons and equipment to the paramilitary forces and the state police forces for their operations against the Maoists and other extremists.