New Delhi, 23rd May 2022: Drone Federation of India (DFI) will partner with the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) for the third edition of the Drone Festival of India – “Bharat Drone Mahotsav”  from 27 May 2022 to 28 May 2022 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

Mr. Smit Shah, President of the Drone Federation of India, said, “The Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022 will be a one-of-a-kind extravagant two-day festival with participation from all verticals. We expect the displays of many firsts such as India’s first Air Taxi, Unmanned Aircraft, and a lot more at the Drone Festival 2022 (DFI2022). This year’s drone festival will feature over 200 leading drone manufacturers, 15+ keynote sessions, 2000+ visitors, 100+ service providers, flying demonstrations, drone expo, drone component manufacturers, training schools, and regulators. This time, the visitors will also have the opportunity to fly drones and learn extensively about the immense potential of unmanned vehicles. The Drone Festival of India will play a significant role in this by promoting drone usage at the microlevel and encouraging drone culture in India.”

On 18th May 2022, Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia, Minister of Civil Aviation, Government of India, Shri Rajiv Bansal, Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation, and Shri Amber Dubey, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation had also visited the event site for Bharat Drone Mahotsav to assess the preparations of the Mahotsav. Other senior officials and important stakeholders from MoCA and the Drone Federation of India were also in attendance.

The theme for this year’s Drone Festival of India will be “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” to celebrate 75 years of the country’s Independence and will mark the attendance from the officials from all state governments, dignitaries from the central government, representatives from the armed forces, Central Armed Police Forces, and industry leaders will attend the two-day festival. The technology and drone enthusiasts can book their tickets from the website of the DFI.

The first Drone Festival of India by the Drone Federation of India was organised on xx/yy/xxxx and since then it has been observed as one of the most significant events in the drone industry.