Trade Me helps test rescue drone


TOM PULLAR-STRECKER Trade Me does not believe drones will be widely used to deliver shopping any time soon, but it has helped Land Search and Rescue (LandSAR) see if they could save lives. LandSAR put a delivery drone made by…

RP Search Services turn to crowd funding.


Two call outs for search and rescue (SAR) missions in one week! It would seem that more and more, that unmanned aircraft are being viewed as a useful tool in these situations. We at RPSearch Services ( couldn’t agree more!…

Angry winters, drones to the rescue

Pic 3 Zenith in whiteout

by Knut Torbjørn Moe The Altura Zenith is taking part in several Search and Rescue exercises in Norway, 1,200 meters above sea level, strong icy winds and sub-zero temperature, proving its capabilities for Avalanche Search & Rescue in the harshest…