IYB 26 Transport

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What is the objective of National Highway Accident Relief Service Scheme (NHARSS)Providing cranes and ambulances to states/ UTs/NGOs for relief and rescue measures in the aftermath of accidents by way of evacuating road accident victims to the nearest medical aid centre and for clearing the accident site
Under which scheme has transport ministry provided advanced life support ambulances to hospitals ? Under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s Scheme ‘establishment of an integrated network of Trauma Centres’ along the golden quadrilateral, north-south and east-west corridors of the National highways by upgrading the trauma care facilities
What is the mission of Bharatmala Project road and highways project
Which regions are likely to be covered by BharatMala project ?Gujarat and Rajasthan, Punjab,Himalayan states, portions of borders of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar alongside Terai, upto manipur and Mizoram
What is the Setu Bharatam programme ?for building bridges for safe and seamless travel on national highways - make all national highways free of railway level crossings by 2019 by building railway over bridges (ROB) and railway under bridges (RUB) and replacement/widening/strengthening old or wornout bridges
Where has The Ministry of Road Transport and Highway established an Indian Bridge Management System (IBMS) ?Indian Academy for Highway Engineer in Noida, U.P
What is the aim of Indian Bridge Management System (IBMS) ?Carry out conditions survey and inventorization of all bridges on national highways by using mobile inspection units by using consultancy companies
What is mission of Sagarmala Projectmodernize India's Ports and port rail connectivity
Sagarmala Development Company (SDC) is to be set up byMinistry of Shipping
What will be the mission of Sagarmala Development Company (SDC)provide support to the project SPVs and funding support for the residual projects under Sagarmala
What is Gagan ProjectGPS Aided Geo Augmented Navigation (GAGAN) is an augmentation system to enhance the accuracy and integrity of GPS signals to meet precision approach requirements in civil aviation
Gagan Project is being implemented jointly by ?AAI and ISRO in three phases
Which satellite by ISRO will carry GAGAN payload ?GSAT IV
The footprint of GSAT IV satellite will cover which area ?vast geographical area from Africa to Australia and hence would facilitate expansion of the service area of‘GAGAN’ far beyond Indian airspace
What are the benefits of GAGAN when implemented ?Would replace most of the ground based navigational aids and it would be possible to provide
precision approach and landing guidance up to category 1, to aircraft hitherto not available due to terrain conditions