Q. India’s first Autonomous Navigation facility TiHAN (Technology Innovation Hub on Autonomous Navigation) is established at?

[A] IIT Hyderabad

[B] IIT Bombay

[C] IIT Madras

[D] IIT Delhi

Answer: A

Explanation: TiHAN, India’s first Autonomous Navigation facility (for both ground and aerial vehicle testing), was inaugurated at IIT Hyderabad.

  • TiHAN (by Ministry of Science & Technology) is a multidisciplinary initiative to make India a global player in futuristic and next generation ‘smart mobility’ technology.
  • It will provide industries, research and development labs, and academia with a platform for research in autonomous navigation.
  • It is one of the 25 technology innovation hubs under the National Mission on Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems (NM-ICPS).