BOLD-QIT, INs Arihant and Digital Sky Platform (Download PDF)

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BOLD-QIT (Border Electronically Dominated QRT Interception Technique) . Under CIBMS (Comprehensive Integrated Border Management system) . On India-Bangladesh border in Assam will be launched soon. Project to install technical systems under the CIBMS.

  • Enables Border Security Force to equip Indo-Bangladesh borders with different kind of sensors in unfenced riverine area of Brahmaputra and its tributaries.
  • Area has been covered with data network generated by Microwave communication, day and night surveillance Cameras and intrusion detection system etc.

INs Arihant

  • An indigenously-built nuclear-propelled submarine.
  • A Strategic Strike Nuclear Submarine (SSBN) , is capable of carrying 12 K-15 submarine-launched ballistic missiles having a range of over 700 km.
  • Can dive to 300 metres and is powered with a 83 MW nuclear power reactor.
  • Plans to induct INS Arighat (Aridhaman) , the second SSBN.
  • Operationally handled by the Strategic Forces Command.
  • INS Arihant was inducted into service in 2016.

Digital Sky Platform

  • The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) announced the Civil Aviation Regulations to enable safe flying of Remotely Piloted Aerial Systems (RPAS) .
  • Remotely Piloted Aerial Systems (RPAS) is popularly referred to as drones in India.
  • Specified the obligations of operators, remote pilots/users and manufacturers/OEM for safe operations of RPAS and co-operative use of airspace.
  • Will register and monitor the drones, pilots, and operators for online permission before the take-off.

- Published/Last Modified on: March 19, 2020

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