Drones Help Search And Rescue Teams Find Victims Faster, New Study Shows

New Standards, Tactics And Protocols Will Help Save More Lives With Drones September 20, 2018 – Search and rescue teams found simulated victims faster when they...

Virginia Tech collaboration with State Farm helps secure FAA waiver for drone operations over...

Virginia Tech collaboration with State Farm helps secure FAA waiver for drone operations over populated areas in states impacted by Hurricane Florence Insurer working with...

Airborne Response Teams with Edgybees and UgCS to Provide UAS Software to Public Safety...

Edgybees First Response and UgCS flight software will assist responders with drones to conduct aerial search and rescue operations in devastated areas of the...

BEHA M1-AT firefighting drone

The ability to fly a fleet of autonomous drone BEHA M1-AT’s to a fire location, providing continuous low-level delivery with greater payload capability than...

An embedded perspective of the Carr Fire – Drones for good

Two weeks ago, an interagency team of UAV operators arrived in Redding, California to assist in disaster response to the tragic Carr Fire. My role...

Auxdron Lifeguard Drone rescues swimmers from Spanish beach

As part of the Lifeguard team and now ever present on the beach in the port of Sagunto, Spain, the Auxdron Lifeguard Drone was...

Interior Awards First Contract for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Services

BOISE, Idaho – As part of a broader strategy to aggressively combat wildfires, the U.S. Department of the Interior has awarded a Call When Needed...

EENA Awards Heroic Icelandic Drone Rescue

The European Emergency Number Association (EENA), the Brussels-based public safety NGO, and DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today...

New Joint Effort Boosts Drone Standards for Public Safety Officials

Two of the world's leading safety-standards developers are joining forces to help the growing number of public safety professionals who want to use drones...

Aerial Firefighting North America Gathers the World’s Experts

Tangent Link, renowned and recognised across the globe for its work with the airborne firefighting community, brings the Aerial Firefighting North America Conference and...