Google’s Wing to Manufacture Drones in India

Alphabet, Google's parent company, is making a big move by starting drone manufacturing in Tamil Nadu, , through its subsidiary Wing LLC. This marks Google's entry into India's rapidly growing drone market, which is expected to hit $13 billion by 2030.

Wing LLC Expands to India

Google's subsidiary, Wing LLC, is known for its drone delivery services in the US, , and . With over 350,000 commercial deliveries completed, Wing is now reportedly eyeing India for its next big venture. They have recently introduced a larger drone designed to handle bigger orders more efficiently.

Tamil Nadu: The New Drone Hub

Tamil Nadu has successfully attracted Google's attention as a prime location for this new venture. Led by the state's industry minister, TRB Rajaa, a delegation from Tamil Nadu visited the US to discuss potential production facilities with Google executives. This strategic move aligns perfectly with India's push for more domestic drone production.

Alphabet, Google's parent company, is making a big move by starting drone manufacturing in Tamil Nadu, India, through its subsidiary Wing LLC. This marks Google's entry into India's rapidly growing drone market, which is expected to hit $13 billion by 2030.

Boost for Local Manufacturing

This isn't just about drones. Google is also negotiating with Foxconn, known for manufacturing iPhones, to start producing Pixel smartphones in Tamil Nadu. This development further cements Tamil Nadu's position as a major player in the tech manufacturing sector. The state already contributes nearly one-third of India's electronics exports, making it an attractive choice for tech giants like Google.

DroneXL's Take

Google's decision to start drone manufacturing in India is a game-changer. It's a significant boost for the local economy and a step forward for India's . This move not only showcases Tamil Nadu's potential as a tech manufacturing hub but also highlights the growing global interest in India's tech capabilities. As the drone market continues to expand, initiatives like this will likely pave the way for more innovation and investment in the sector.


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Haye Kesteloo
Haye Kesteloo

Haye Kesteloo is the Editor in Chief and Founder of DroneXL.co, where he covers all drone-related news, DJI rumors and writes drone reviews, and EVXL.co, for all news related to electric vehicles. He is also a co-host of the PiXL Drone Show on YouTube and other podcast platforms. Haye can be reached at haye @ dronexl.co or @hayekesteloo.

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