Indian Navy UAV incident

Issue No. 5 | March 01-15, 2012

An Indian Navy unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) crashed into a hill near Visakhapatnam. The Israeli-origin searcher, MK II UAV, was returning to base following a sortie which, according to media reports, was flown to reconnoitre Maoist stronghold areas as part of Operation Green Hunt. The Indian Armed Forces mostly use Israeli drones.