Introducing the World’s Most Advanced Aerial Firefighting Surveillance Tool

Bridger Aerospace has integrated technologies from Ascent Vision Technologies (AVT) and Latitude to introduce the world’s most advanced aerial firefighting surveillance system....

Drone mapping California’s wildfires: New whitepaper on the next steps

Drs. Chittayong Surakitbanharn, former executive director of the Stanford Urban Resilience Initiative (now head of marketing for Hivemapper), and Gregory Crutsinger, Founder of Scholar...

Dr. Greg Crutsinger is the Winner of the 2019 sUAS News Industry Leader Award

Dr. Greg Crutsinger of Scholar Farms is recognized for his groundbreaking process development work. Data is the commodity, and how it is...

Drone Tools Workshop: Vegetation Mapping in the Urban-Wildland Interface

In light of recent devastating wildfires in California, many public agencies, municipalities and landowners are actively pursuing new tools for vegetation management...

Pierce Situational Awareness System

Live stream and document mission-critical aerial views of the scene with total operational freedom. The Pierce Situational Awareness System by Fotokite tethers to...

Skyfire Obtains First COA With Beyond Visual Line of Sight Provision for Public Safety...

Skyfire Consulting, the country's premier public safety UAV consultancy, announced today FAA approval for the first active emergency response Certificate of Authorization...

Aerial Firefighting Europe Conference and Exhibition Prepares for March 19th Opening in France

Aerial Firefighting Europe 2019 is the latest event in the expanding conference and exhibition portfolio run by Tangent Link. It follows the...

How to Drone Map a Disaster Zone in 60 minutes or Less

This past November, I coordinated a short experiment on the ground in Paradise, California in the final hours of wrapping up...

Mapping “Camp Fire” with drones, lessons learnt

DJI works with 16 first response agencies for disaster response and damage assessment for California’s deadliest wildfire The towns of Paradise and Magalia in Northern...

ScanEagle Unmanned Aerial System Proves Valuable for Firefighting Crews at Northern California’s Camp Fire

Insitu, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, assisted from the air in the firefight against the Camp Fire in Northern California, now...