Centre Sets Up Two Task Force For Making Aircraft, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles


The government has set up two task force to prepare roadmap for manufacturing aircraft and unmanned aerial vehicles in India, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said today.

Mr Prabhu said in Lok Sabha that aviation has become a fast growing sector in the country with the addition of new passengers everyday, which may lead to procurement of thousands of aircraft in coming years.

With the aim to encouraging the aviation industry, two task force have been constituted — one to explore the possibility of manufacturing aircraft and the other on manufacturing of unmanned aerial vehicles (Drones) in India, he said during the Question Hour.

Replying on a question on some countries trying to “dump” their products in India, the minister said the government has been conscious to any such situation and takes immediate action whenever necessary like adopting anti-dumping policy to protect the domestic industry. Read More

You may also read!

Lenders trying to revive Jet Airways by management change: Source

Lenders led by the SBI  are trying to revive debt-laden Jet Airways  by change in management as they feel

Read More...

Defence Ministry chalks out guidelines for selection of shipyards for warship, submarine building projects

 The ministry of defence on Wednesday cleared fresh policy guidelines for selection of shipyards for major warship and submarine building projects

Read More...

Air Commodore Pathania takes over chief of IAF station Jammu

Air Commodore Ajay Singh Pathania, known for his instrumental role in humanitarian assistance and disaster relief helicopter operations, Wednesday

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu