Delair provides long distance drone solutions for civil security and firefighting services in the...

The Departmental Fire and Rescue Service (SDIS) of the Bouches du Rhône signs an agreement with Delair drones to optimize its rescue and firefighting...

Texas A&M building a Drone Program for Public Safety

Lost hikers found, swimmers rescued with a deployed floatation device, wildfires located from above. Headlines about emergency responders using small, unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS)...

Skyfire Consulting Gains FAA’s Sign-Off on Los Angeles Fire Department’s UAV Program

Skyfire Consulting, the country's premier public safety-focused drone company, kicked off 2018 by gaining the FAA's sign-off on the Los Angeles Fire Department's in-house UAV program. LAFD, one...

Drone America to Scale its Autonomous Air Tanker Concepts

Drone America, Unmanned Systems Manufacturer, to Scale its Autonomous Air Tanker Concepts Strategic alliance with Thrush Aircraft anticipated to yield unmanned solutions to airborne wildfire...

Florida International University UAS management for disaster response workshop

Florida International University Emergency Operations Center, Miami, FL 12 – 14 February 2018 This workshop goes beyond basic “how to study for a Part 107” and...

Dronefly.com Introduces an Infographic for Firefighting Drone Use Applications

Dronefly, a leader in commercial drone solutions has been working alongside officials to identify and develop solutions for fire fighting and rescue operations. Our...

Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police Choose COPTRZ as UAV Partner

COPTRZ have been announced as the exclusive supplier of UAV solutions to Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police. The force will be expanding...

California Wildfires (Part 2): How 360 drone panoramics become a first-responder tool

By Greg Crutsinger, Drone Scholars I had some time to think in between the two dozen drone flights it took to map the Coffey Park...

California Wildfires (Part 1): Mapping the hardest hit neighborhood

By Greg Crutsinger, Drone Scholars I’m not a disaster drone guy. I am actually an ecologist by training. I started in the drone industry because...

AT&T Flying COW deployed to Puerto Rico

Fair play to AT&T their helicopter based Flying COW (Cell on Wings) is operating in another natural disaster. The Flying COW is providing wireless connectivity...