The Ministry of Civil Aviation on Tuesday approved experimental flight operations of drones, that are stated to be past visible line of sight (BVLOS), of SpiceJet, Dunzo Air Consortium, Skylark Drones and Swiggy, and 17 different entities.
The opposite 17 entities embody Virginia Tech India, ShopX Omnipresent Consortium, Asteria Aerospace Personal Restricted, Centillion Networks Personal Restricted, Marut Dronetech Personal Restricted and Sagar Protection Engineering Personal Restricted, the ministry stated.
The ministry granted these 20 entities a conditional exemption from the Unmanned Plane System (UAS) guidelines, 2021, for “performing the BVLOS experimental flights,” he stated on Twitter.
The exemption can be legitimate for a yr or till additional orders, he famous.
On Might 13, 2019, a committee fashioned by the ministry invited expressions of curiosity (EOI) for the BVLOS experimental flights.
The committee evaluated the 34 expressions of curiosity acquired and chosen the 20 above-mentioned entities.