India News

Ministry of Civil Aviation grants drone use permission to National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar

Advertisement
Ministry of Civil Aviation

Ministry of Civil Aviation grants drone use permission to National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar


The decision allows use of drones for aerial survey and photogrammetry of centrally protected monuments

Posted On:
06 AUG 2021 2:55PM by PIB Delhi

Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) and Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) have granted conditional exemption from Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Rules, 2021 to the National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar. The exemption allows the aerial survey and photogrammetry of centrally protected monuments in collaboration with the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) using drones.

The approved locations for drone operations for the NISER include Raja-Rani Temple, Bhubaneswar &Lingaraj Temple, Bhubaneswar.

This exemption is valid for a period of one year from the date of approval or until further orders, whichever is earlier and shall be subject to the terms and conditions of the SOP issued by DGCA.

Earlier this month, drone use permission was also granted to theDirectorate of Urban Local Bodies (DULB), Haryana for data acquisition, mapping, and implementation of web-based GIS platform for the development of AMRUT cities and property tax survey for Hisar, Panchkula, Ambala urban areas.

 

Link to Public Notice

 

RKJ/M

(Release ID: 1743153)
Visitor Counter : 38

Source link

Show More
Advertisement

Related Articles

Back to top button