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Taranis developed AI that helps drones capture high-definition, detailed images of crops which can be used to make real-time decisions about fertilizer, pesticides and cultivation.
The draft rules stated that only Nano class drones will be allowed to operate in India & a 'qualified remote pilot' will be permitted to operate heavier drones.
China used drones to disinfect streets and Chile used them to supply medicine to small communities. Now Africa is using them too.
The MoU, signed at DefExpo 2020, calls for manufacturing & selling of drones to Indian defence forces, paramilitary forces & central armed police forces.
Only some agencies such as NTRO, Aviation Research Centre and central intelligence agencies are not required to take permission to fly drones.
Police officers say using drones will cut down the manual effort put into the mapping exercise conducted to create elaborate profiles of localities.
The notification comes days after top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani was killed in a US drone attack.
The draft rules call for a massive new tracking network for everything from toys to larger commercial drones so that authorities can spot the devices flying anywhere, from congested urban areas to rural zones.
A technology drive is catapulting palm oil, the world’s most-consumed vegetable oil, as drones cut down dependence on manual labour for spotting fires and collecting important data.
Ministry of Civil Aviation’s regulation-technology solution mix for drones, branded “Digital Sky”, misses the key point on compliance.