Dr VK Aatre, SA to RM, inaugurated the Aerial Image exploitation Laboratory Dignitaries at the Aerial Image Exploitation Lab at ADE(AIEL) at the Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE), Bangalore. Shri K Santhanam, Chief Adviser; Dr V Siddhartha, Adviser; and Directors of Bangalore-based DRDO laboratories graced the occasion. The mission of the Laboratory is to extract and exploit imagery   intelligence from aerial  surveillance and other reconnaissance platforms; integration of multisensor, multiresolution imagery to enhance understanding and interpretation of scene contents; and development of cutting edge technologies in the areas of image exploitation for precision video registration, site monitoring, activity tracking, and change detection.