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India is using a fleet of drones to map the country in incredible detail

How will you map one of the largest countries in the world? The Indian government along with the Survey of India is using a fleet of 300 drones to capture aerial footage and converted into highly detailed maps using artificial intelligence; to map the country in incredible detail. The first area to survey is the Ganges river basin, which is being mapped at an accuracy of 10cm. The new maps will have a scale of 1:500.