This open forum is geared towards users, manufacturers, researchers, designers, and tinkerers of UAS in India. It’s meant for developing new technical standards, feedback on existing technical standards and the Digital Sky system, and enable people to guide each other in navigating the recent and future regulatory framework that’s being put forth by the Indian Government.
The Government of India (through the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Airports Authority of India, and Directorate General of Civil Aviation) is creating physical and digital infrastructure that will support safe, efficient, and secure access to Indian airspace for millions of UAVs. Here are more details about Digital Sky published by the Ministry of Civil Aviation:
- Policy 1.0: http://dgca.nic.in/cars/D3X-X1.pdf & Technical Specifications 1.0: http://dgca.nic.in/rpas/DGCA RPAS Guidance Manual.pdf
- Policy 2.0 Whitepaper: https://www.globalaviationsummit.in/documents/DRONE-ECOSYSTEM-POLICY-ROADMAP.pdf