Medvedev spoke about the expansion of the use of drones in Russia

© Depositphotos / FesenkoДрон in the sky. Archival photoMedvedev spoke about the expansion of the use of drones in Russia© Depositphotos / Fesenko

Unmanned aerial vehicles are now beginning to use in agriculture and construction, the scope and the Park of drones will expand, and will need the system monitor, said the Chairman of Russian government Dmitry Medvedev.

Opening the meeting on the digital transformation of the transport sector the Prime Minister said that unmanned aerial vehicles — the question is slightly more distant future, but this topic is already quite vigorously right now.

«Drones and now are very popular, but in a relatively narrow segment in the filming of movies, advertisements, reports. They are only now beginning to use in agriculture and construction, this is a really important application, and the scope of their will to expand, to grow, and Park drones,» — said Medvedev.

It is important, he stressed, «so that the growth was not completely uncontrolled, so the flights were safe for people and infrastructure.»

«This requires a system of monitoring and of course experts that will ensure their work, referring to work aimed at positive goals, in agriculture, in construction projects», — said the head of the Cabinet.

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