Taiwan’s drone program behind the military times

Taiwan’s drone program behind the military times

Taiwan is struggling with how to fit drones into its overall military strategy, a strategic deficiency that could be decisive in any future armed conflict with China. This week, Financial Times reported that Taiwan is attempting to build a military drone domestic supply chain within a year as part of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen’s efforts…
Mumbai Police bans drones from Nov 13 to Dec 13,

Mumbai Police bans drones from Nov 13 to Dec 13,

What’s the news: Drones and micro-light aircraft will be banned from Mumbai skies between November 13 and December 12, reported Economic Times (ET) as per a city police notification. Mumbai police issued the order on November 9 “to prevent their possible use for terrorist activities,” under Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure. As…
Drones are becoming the go to for crop spraying in

Drones are becoming the go to for crop spraying in

(The Center Square) – Agricultural drones are multiplying in Illinois. In the past 3 years, Hylio, the Texas drone manufacturer, has sold hundreds of drones to Illinois farmers for crop spraying, CEO Arthur Erickson said. The precision that drones bring to the process of applying fertilizers and chemicals is winning over more corn and soybean…
Military Drones Global Market to Reach $18

Military Drones Global Market to Reach $18

Dublin, Nov. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Military Drones Global Market Report 2022, By Drone Type, Type, Technology, Application" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global military drones market is expected grow from $ 13.31 billion in 2021 to $ 14.19 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of…
Today’s D Brief: The drone war is expanding in Ukraine;

Today’s D Brief: The drone war is expanding in Ukraine;

Ukraine is preparing for a “war of drones,” including drones that can kill other drones in the sky. “This is the next stage in the development of ideas,” the head of Ukraine’s Ministry of Digital Development, 31-year-old Mikhail Fedorov, said in a lengthy interview published Monday by Forbes—and flagged on Twitter by Russia-watcher and drone…
After drones, Ukraine warns Russia plans to use Iranian missiles

After drones, Ukraine warns Russia plans to use Iranian missiles

The Ukrainian army fears that Russia is purchasing medium-range missiles from Iran that it plans to use in its war in the country, adding to the hundreds of drones it has already purchased from Tehran. The prospect is dangerous because Ukraine has no suitable defensive weapons, Ukrainian Air Force Command spokesperson Yuri Ihnat said in…
Iran sent more than 3,500 drones to Russia for its

Iran sent more than 3,500 drones to Russia for its

The Paris-based dissident organization National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) accused the Iranian regime of furnishing Russian strongman Vladimir Putin’s army with more than 3,500 drones for his scorched-earth war against Ukraine.According to reports from the social network of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) inside the Islamic Republic, "Iran's UAV [unmanned aerial…
‘Quadcopters!!! Urgent!’ – Russian Soldiers Plead for Drones in Eastern

‘Quadcopters!!! Urgent!’ – Russian Soldiers Plead for Drones in Eastern

A Russian battalion in Balakliia, Kharkiv, sent pleas for more drones in late July as Ukraine ramped up its eastern counter-offensive supported by American weaponry, and some troops were ultimately held back by a software installation, according to a new investigation by Reuters. A trove of thousands of military documents left behind by the defeated Russian…