Drones

Police track gun-wielding chain snatcher by drones, shoot him dead

The suspects allegedly fired at the police forcing retaliatory gunfire. One suspect was killed while another was arrested, several weapons were seized.

Oct 12, 2021, 09:46 AM IST

Telangana launches 'Medicines from the Sky' project, conducts first successful trial run

Taking wings, the first Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) drone trial run of Telangana`s Medicine from the Sky project kicked off in the eleventh hour on Saturday (September 11) using the identified airspace of the Vikarabad district, Telangana, 75 kilometres away from Hyderabad.

Sep 12, 2021, 08:36 AM IST

Medicine From The Sky project: Medicines, COVID-19 vaccines delivery trial to begin in Telangana

The trial flights will be conducted from September 9 to October 10 at Vikarabad (Hyderabad), and a majority of them will be by tech start-up Skye Air Mobility. 

Sep 08, 2021, 18:47 PM IST

In pics: BMC uses drones for sanitisation in Dhobi Ghat area

With technological advancements, worls related to daily lives have become easier. Now, BMC is using drones for sanitisation drive.

Sep 06, 2021, 14:29 PM IST

Indian Army to procure over 100 'SkyStriker' drones for Balakot-type missions

In a major boost to ints aresenl the Indian Army is ready to procure around 100 'SkyStriker' drones the contract fro which was signed on September 1.

Sep 03, 2021, 14:06 PM IST

Central govt issued new rules for drone usage, now drone flying gets easier

The Ministry of Civil Aviation has passed that the New Drone Rules, 2021, the government notified through a gazette notification on Thursday (August 26, 2021). These new rules will replace the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Rules 2021 which came into force on March 12 this year.

Aug 26, 2021, 15:48 PM IST

New drone rules will help startups, boost innovation, business: PM Narendra Modi

The Civil Aviation ministry passed the new rules that will replace the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Rules 2021 which had come into force on March 12 this year.

Aug 26, 2021, 15:24 PM IST

Trial-run for drone delivery of medicines complete! Will air delivery become a reality?

The pilot was led by (TAS) and Udaan under the supervision of the Director-General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), a statement said. 

Aug 20, 2021, 17:14 PM IST

Navy declares areas within 3 km of its facilities ‘No Fly Zone’ in Tamil Nadu

Those seeking to operate drones or similar objects would need to get prior approval from DGCA.

Aug 18, 2021, 15:50 PM IST

After Jammu airbase attack, drones banned in Rajouri

District Magistrate, Rajouri, Rajesh Kumar Shavan said that it has been observed that anti-national elements are using drones and flying objects to cause damage, injury, and risk to human lives in certain parts of the Union Territory. Two low-intensity explosions were reported at Jammu Air Force Station recently.

Jun 30, 2021, 19:17 PM IST

Home Ministry hands over Jammu Air Force Station drone attack case to NIA

In what was the first instance of Pakistan-based terrorists deploying drones to strike vital installations, two bombs were dropped at the IAF station in Jammu in the early hours of Sunday, causing minor injuries to two airmen.

Jun 29, 2021, 11:01 AM IST

Use of weaponised drones for terrorism needs serious attention: India at United Nations

The IAF attack is the first instance of suspected Pakistan-based terrorists deploying drones to strike at the country's vital installations.

Jun 29, 2021, 10:32 AM IST

Indian Army spots hovering drone in Jammu's Sunjwan military station

A drone was spotted by security forces at Kunjwani, Sunjwan and Kaluchak area around 2.30 am.

Jun 29, 2021, 09:24 AM IST

Two drones used in Jammu Air Force station attack- Sources

The strings of two bomb blasts near Jammu airport are now connecting with Pakistan. Although the investigation is on, it is being told that two drones were used to carry out the blasts in Jammu airport's technical area. Watch the ground report.

Jun 27, 2021, 11:46 AM IST

Good news! Flipkart to pilot drone delivery of vaccines, medical supplies

Flipkart will deploy technologies such as geo-mapping, routing of shipments and track and trace of location, among others for smoothly running the operation. 

Jun 12, 2021, 08:41 AM IST

Government nod to permission-compliant drone operations in 166 additional green zones

These 166 green zones are in addition to the 66 green zones already approved by the ministry till date, the statement said. The new zones permitted on Saturday are in Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Telangana and Uttar Pradesh. 

May 29, 2021, 18:37 PM IST

Coal India delays Drone deployment due to COVID-19 pandemic

Central Mine Planning and Design Institute (CMPDI), the research and technical arm of the miner, is one of the organisations in the country to introduce drones for conducting coalfield surveys. The company has planned to deploy drones at Coal India mines for specialised survey applications such as generation of high-resolution images, 3D terrain mapping and volumetric measurement of excavation, the official said.

May 23, 2021, 20:21 PM IST

Swamitva Scheme: Over 500 high-resolution drones to map 6 lakh villages in country

The mega scheme, promoted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, enables people in rural areas to unlock their rural assets. 

Mar 25, 2021, 11:43 AM IST

Amarnath Yatra to begin from June 28, CCTV cameras and drones to be deployed for round-the-clock vigil

The 56-day yatra to the 3,880-metre-high cave shrine of Amarnath in the South Kashmir Himalayas is scheduled to start from the twin routes of Pahalgam and Baltal on June 28 and culminate on August 22.

Mar 22, 2021, 15:21 PM IST

DNA: Indian Army gets combat swarm drone system

Daily News and Analysis (DNA) hosted by Zee News Editor-in-Chief Sudhir Chaudhary, brings to you analysis of the top news of the day. In this segment of DNA, we show you the might of Indian Army's drone swarms.

Jan 18, 2021, 23:48 PM IST