Surveillance Drones

The Snipe Nano Quadrotor, designed by drone maker AeroVironment, could help the U.S. military on surveillance The first 20 Snipes were delivered to the military last month. At only five ounces, the mini drones can easily be carried by soldiers, then unfolded and deployed in under a minute. They can fly for 15 minutes at […]

NAINITAL: In a boost to wildlife protection measures in the Corbett Tiger Reserve, the National Tiger Conservation Authority has approved the deployment of 3 more drones in the premier tiger reserve. Currently, 2 drones are being deployed in the reserve for keeping a watch on the wildlife and checking for instances of poaching and fires. […]

MONTREAL: The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) on Wednesday asked the public for feedback on a proposal to track drones in real-time around the world to avoid collisions with jetliners. The electronic system would identify all drones in use, their position, trajectory and altitude, as well as who owns them and the location of persons […]

Police will provide security, including surveillance by drones, for the May 10 concert of Canadian pop singing sensation Justin Bieber at the DY Patil Stadium, an official said on Monday. Expecting a turnout in excess of 45,000 for the live show, Navi Mumbai Police Commissioner Hemant Nagrale said around 500 police personnel and 25 officers […]