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Jammu Air Force station attack


Possible use of weaponised drones for terrorism calls for serious attention: India at UN

June 29, 2021 11:13 am

Speaking at the 'Global scourge of terrorism: assessment of current threats and emerging trends for the new decade', V S K Kaumudi said, 'another add-on' to 'existing worries' is the use of drones.

Maturity & caution

June 29, 2021 7:31 am

Drone attack in Jammu is reminder that military must be equipped better. But work of careful diplomacy must continue.

Jammu attack IEDs aimed to hit in single direction; two more drones spotted

June 29, 2021 1:26 am

"On midnight of June 27-28 2021, two separate Drone activities were spotted over Ratnuchak- Kaluchak Military area by alert troops. A high alert was sounded immediately and Quick Reaction Teams engaged them with firing," Lt Col Devender Anand, Defence PRO in Jammu said.

Explained: Can a drone attack be prevented?

July 02, 2021 6:54 am

While the Jammu attack was the first such instance in India where a drone was weaponised, the most high-profile incident in recent times involving a drone, perhaps, was the targeted bombing of two key oil facilities inside Saudi Arabia by Yemen's Houthi rebels in 2019.

Blast at IAF base in Jammu: Two drones dropped 2 kg ‘high grade’ IEDs from 100 m height, flew back

June 28, 2021 9:56 am

A team each from the Bomb Data Centre of the National Security Guard (NSG) and the National Investigation Agency (NIA) were investigating at the IAF base. Jammu Police have registered an FIR on terrorism charges.

Centre may fix stricter rules for unmanned aircraft systems

June 28, 2021 10:00 am

On Sunday, two explosive devices were dropped from a drone at the air force base in Jammu, in what was the first known drone attack on an Indian military establishment.

Jammu Air Force station attack: Key military, Air Force stations on high alert

June 28, 2021 10:07 am

Sources in the military intelligence said that out of the two injured air force personnel -- a warrant officer and an airman -- neither has confirmed the cause of the blast and whether they heard the sound of a drone prior to the explosions.

Drones on security radar, one carrying arms tracked a month ago

June 28, 2021 10:00 am

Jammu Air Force station attack: Sources said currently the country neither has proper standard operating procedure for dealing with foreign drones or any detailed guidelines for operation of domestic drones.

A new kind of terror: Two bombs fall on Indian Air Force base in Jammu

June 28, 2021 9:58 am

Jammu and Kashmir Police have registered an FIR under provisions of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act.