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DRDO successfully carries out maiden flight of unmanned aerial aircraft

Telangana Today | 02/07/2022 08:25 AM | Click to read full article

The Defence Research and Development Organisation on Friday successfully carried out the maiden flight at Chitradurga in Karnataka. Operating in a fully autonomous mode, the aircraft exhibited a perfect flight and a smooth touchdown.

The flight marked a major milestone in proving critical technologies towards the development of future unmanned aircraft and is a significant step toward self-reliance in such strategic defence technologies, the statement read.