Tag: Drone

Pakistani drone shot down in Rajasthan

Jaipur: A Pakistani drone attempting to enter Indian territory across the Rajasthan border was shot down by the Border Security Force (BSF), a defence official said. “One Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) intrusion was reported in Ganganagar sector at around 7.30 p.m., on Saturday. The drone was engaged and brought down,” Col Sombit Ghosh, PRO Defence […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
This Facebook project used drones for data speed

San Francisco: As part of its efforts to increase Internet connectivity in areas with inadequate infrastructure, Facebook recently explored ways to use tiny, almost pocket-sized, drones to boost mobile data speeds, according to a report from Business Insider. The drones were designed to carry “high-density solid state drives… that could then be used to ferry […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Defence Procurement
India Plans To Procure 30 Armed Drones Worth $3B

New Delhi: India plans to ink a major defence deal with the US to procure 30 armed drones worth $3 billion (approximately Rs 22,000 crore) to enhance military capabilities, sources said. As per plans, India will be acquiring 30 MQ-9 Reaper — 10 each for the three services. The procurement is being done as India […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021