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Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi Lauds Sitapur’s ‘Drone Didi’ for Moder…

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh seized the spotlight once again during Narendra Modi’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’ session on Sunday with the Prime Minister engaging in an enlightening interaction with Sunita Devi, fondly known as ‘Drone Didi‘ from Sitapur. Additionally, memories of a captivating photography exhibition in Varanasi were also shared by the …

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U.S. Navy Submarines: Soon To Become Drone Motherships?

Summary: The U.S. Navy is exploring the integration of undersea drones (UUVs) with nuclear attack submarines (SSNs) to revolutionize antisubmarine warfare (ASW). Historically, navies have utilized autonomous or semi-autonomous systems like wire-guided torpedoes for target acquisition and engagement. Modern advancements see both the U.S. and its rivals advancing UUV technology for …

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Grenada lights the way with iconic drone display

Commentary Elspeth Duncan 2 Hrs Ago – On February 7, in celebration of Grenada’s 50th anniversary of independence, the sky above the Spice Island’s National Stadium was illuminated by over 500 drones creating a breathtakingly “choreographed” light show. The drone display, a first for Grenada and (at that magnitude) for …

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Russia launches five-and-a-half hour drone blitz over Ukrain…

Elson Musk’s satellite technology firm being accused of aiding Moscow’s forces, a charge the X owner denies Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky and his new Commander in Chief Col Gen Oleksandr Syrskyi embrace after a meeting at the weekend. Photo: Reuters Russian forces launched 45 drones over Ukraine yesterday in a …

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Are we prepared for a future of drone warfare?

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Military strikes in a future of drone warfare are more stealthy, more agile and potentially more effective. “It’s like when the tank came on the scene and when the submarine came on the scene, when the machine gun entered the the scene in the beginning,” Lt. Col. Daniel Davis told …

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Australia Will Have 60m Drone Flights By 2043.

Analysis commissioned by Airservices Australia predicts the annual number of drone flights in Australian skies will surge from 1.5 million a year in 2023 to 60.4 million a year by 2043. The report, Sizing the future drone and advanced air mobility market in Australia, was produced for Airservices to inform …

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ASCA spends $1.2m on 11 aerial drone prototypes

The Defence department’s Advanced Strategic Capabilities Accelerator has signed contracts worth $1.21 million for the delivery of 11 different prototype drones as the next stage of its first innovation incubation challenge. Defence Industry minister Pat Conroy said on Tuesday that 11 companies – all except one headquartered in Australia  – …

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