Unmanned aerial vehicle

Indian Air Force UAV crashes in J&K's Kathua, no casualties reported

Indian Air Force UAV crashes in J&K's Kathua, no casualties reported

An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) of the Indian Air Force crashed in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours of Friday.

Aug 11, 2017, 11:44 AM IST
India eyes breakthrough on US surveillance drones ahead of Narendra Modi's trip

India eyes breakthrough on US surveillance drones ahead of Narendra Modi's trip

If the Indian Navy gets the unarmed surveillance drones, it would be the first such purchase by a country that is not a member of the NATO alliance.

Jun 22, 2017, 16:11 PM IST
Pakistan UAV violated Indian Air Space, entered 400 metre in Uri Sector on January 01: Reports

Pakistan UAV violated Indian Air Space, entered 400 metre in Uri Sector on January 01: Reports

Pakistan violated Indian air space on January 01 this year when its UAV came around 400 m inside Uri Sector at LoC, as per media reports.

Jan 03, 2017, 19:17 PM IST

Drone halts traffic at Dubai airport

Around 100 airlines fly to more than 260 destinations from Dubai, which is also home to major carrier Emirates.
 

Sep 28, 2016, 13:40 PM IST

IAF's unmanned aircraft crashes in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer

An unmanned aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) today crashed near the Jaisalmer airbase after engine failure but there was no collateral damage on the ground.

Jul 16, 2015, 15:19 PM IST

IAF's Unmanned Aerial Vehicle crashes in Barmer

An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) of the Indian Air Force, used for surveillance, crashed on Friday in Barmer district of Rajasthan.

Jan 09, 2015, 15:27 PM IST

Maiden flight of wheeled-version of UAV Panchi successful: DRDO

The wheeled-version of India's indigenous unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) Nishant on Wednesday successfully undertook its maiden flight.

Dec 24, 2014, 22:14 PM IST

US adds UAV to search Nigerian girls

The US Defence Department`s addition of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and 80 Air Force troops to US efforts supporting Nigeria`s search for over 200 kidnapped girls has turned the mission into an air operation, a Pentagon spokesman said Thursday.

May 23, 2014, 08:55 AM IST

Indian Army`s UAV crashes near LoC in Kashmir

An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle of the Indian Army crashed near the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.

Oct 29, 2013, 13:42 PM IST

UAV in Kedarnath to help rescue, relief operation: NDMA

An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) will be deployed in flood-hit Kedarnath to help authorities assess the damage and look for stranded people braving difficult condition after the calamity hit parts of Uttarakhand about 20 days ago.

Jul 08, 2013, 16:48 PM IST

US Navy`s Ion Tiger drone shatters own endurance record

Researchers at US Naval Research Laboratory flew fuel cell powered Ion Tiger unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for 48 hours and 1min on April 16-18 by using liquid hydrogen in cryogenic fuel storage tank.

May 11, 2013, 14:56 PM IST

DRDO developing ultra lightweight UAV

DRDO is developing an ultra light-weight Unmanned Aerial Vehicle which can be used by troops for reconnaissance of their area of operation.

Mar 24, 2013, 09:45 AM IST

Iran plans to produce drones abroad

Iran is planning to produce unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) in other countries, a media report said Thursday.

Feb 07, 2013, 21:27 PM IST

`X-ray helmet` that lets pilots see through the plane

A new 'Top Gun' X-ray helmet for fighter pilots can allow them to see through their aircraft walls, even if they are looking down.

Sep 04, 2012, 17:02 PM IST

US to provide unarmed drones to Kenya

The US military has identified Al Shabaab as a terrorist threat and has also targeted some of the group`s leaders in Somalia.

Jul 21, 2012, 17:58 PM IST

US drone strike kills 8 in North Waziristan

US drones often launch strikes at the militants hiding in the mountainous areas along the Pakistani-Afghan border.

Jul 01, 2012, 10:36 AM IST

Drones successfully `hacked` by `spoofing`

A team of researchers has successfully demonstrated for the first time that the GPS signals of an UAV can be hijacked by an outside source.

Jun 30, 2012, 15:18 PM IST

Russia, Israel talk to build new drone

Russia will no longer buy ready-made weapon systems from the West but is only interested in new technology.

Jun 14, 2012, 11:20 AM IST

Pak armed forces` UAV crashes during trial flight

An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) of the Pakistani armed forces crashed near Mianwali while on a trial flight.

May 19, 2012, 23:38 PM IST

Poison drones new threat for London Olympics

British Defence Secretary Philip Hammond is ready to give the order to shoot down any aircraft threatening the Olympics.

May 06, 2012, 14:54 PM IST