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...

Mapbox Releases New Map to Track Fires in Northern California and Across the U.S

Mapbox has published a new map to give people affected by the wildfires in Northern California and across the U.S. access to the most up to date...

MQ-9 UAS Used to Support Fire Fighting Efforts in Northern California

The California Air National Guard’s 163d Attack Wing operating out of March Air Reserve Base is using MQ-9 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), with full-motion...

Embry-Riddle Professors Use Unmanned Aircraft to Aid Community in Assessing Hurricane Damage

When Hurricane Irma passed over Daytona Beach, tearing off roofs, twisting signs and knocking over a water park slide, professors from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University...
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Drone flies over Houston Hurricane Harvey Blackhawk helicopters

A great demonstration of inappropriate flying by Youtube user Skies Photography. In a video published on the 29th of August on their channel, aerial views...

EagleView Now Capturing Post-Event Imagery Following Hurricane Irma

Eagle View Technologies (“EagleView®”), the leading provider of aerial imagery and property analytics for the government, insurance and commercial sectors, is actively flying to...

FlyPulse Join Hands with FlytBase to build a network of life-saving drones

Heart disease remains the No. 1 global cause of death with 17.3 million deaths each year, according to “Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics —...

Drone Software Donation for Hurricane Recovery

To assist with Hurricane Harvey and Irma emergency response and damage assessments efforts, Remote GeoSystems, Inc. is pleased to announce the donation and free...

NCDOT Reminds Drone Hobbyists: No Drones in Disaster Zones

As Hurricane Irma approaches, the North Carolina Department of Transportation's Division of Aviation is urging drone hobbyists not to fly while disaster relief and...