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Drones spotted near Jammu Air Force station

JAMMU: Drone activity was detected near the Jammu Air Force station once again on Wednesday morning, less than a week after a flying machine was spotted along the Line of Control (LoC) in Pallanwala area of Akhnoor. “Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV/suspected drones) were spotted at two different locations in Satwari…
bubmag
July 21, 2021
Drones

Won’t play along ‘vicious’ campaign: NSO Group

In new clarifications issued on Wednesday, and referring to media reports that certain governments across the world, including in India, had allegedly been using its hacking software Pegasus to target people journalists, lawyers and and human rights activists, Israeli surveillance firm NSO Group said that any claim that a name…
bubmag
July 21, 2021
Drones

Tornado that hit Barrie was one of five in region that day: experts

The Northern Tornado Project surveyed and used drones in some of the locations and relied on satellite imagery for others Western University’s Northern Tornadoes Project (NTP) has determined four tornadoes struck different Ontario communities Thursday in addition to the one that wreaked havoc in southeast Barrie and Innisfil. All five…
bubmag
July 18, 2021
Drones

Drone Turns to Buzz, More Tech Needed

The draft Drones Rules, 2021, replacing the regulations issued in March this year, mark a new paradigm of light-touch governance. Based on trust, self-certification, clever tech and non-intrusive monitoring, the proposed regulations could help develop and promote the use of drones while ensuring oversight to address security concerns. The policy…
bubmag
July 16, 2021
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Europe Floods Leave More Than 120 Dead as Rescuers Race to Find Survivors

BERLIN—Rescuers in Germany and neighboring countries were racing to find survivors from the region’s worst flooding in decades, as the death toll rose to nearly 160 and hundreds remained missing following days of torrential rainfall. German authorities used helicopters and drones to locate survivors who fled to roofs and high…
bubmag
July 16, 2021
Drones

Draft drone policy: The sky is the (regulated) limit

Synopsis ​​The three key technology components of counter-drone systems — detection, identification and interdiction — individually fall under multiple regulatory domains. Combining all three into a single system is a tough regulatory challenge.On Thursday, the civil aviation ministry released the draft of the national drone policy. The rules, after public…
bubmag
July 16, 2021
Drones

Dubai police will use citywide network of drones to respond to crime

By David Hambling An Airobotics drone and its base station Airobotics Dubai police will be able to respond to an incident anywhere in the United Arab Emirates city within a minute, thanks to a network of pre-positioned drone bases. The quadcopters, supplied by Israeli company Airobotics, will operate from base…
bubmag
July 16, 2021
Drones

6 best drones for beginners in 2021, according to experts

You may have read about companies using drones for grocery delivery, surveillance and even speed racing, but you actually don’t need to be a professional to own and operate your own drone. Most modern-day drones are easy to maneuver and can be used by anyone. Most people use drones for…
bubmag
July 14, 2021