Predator Saves Lives in Support of Rim Fire Disaster Relief Efforts

SAN DIEGO – 26 September 2013 – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars,...

Unmanned Aerial Systems – Urban Firefighting’s next tool?

A hose, a ladder, an axe, protective gear, a truck, a flashlight, a personal locator device, an Unmanned Aerial System (UAS), can this be...

Crews make progress against Rim fire at Yosemite with help from drone, weather

Firefighters working on the colossal Rim fire in and around Yosemite National Park in California were optimistic after the fire’s pace slowed on Wednesday....

Melbourne Metropolitan Fire Brigade start operational Cyberquad trial

CyberQuad UAVs will allowing firefighters to get a bird’s eye view of a fire or major incident as the Melbourne Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB)...

Drone launched to monitor Rim Fire near Yosemite

TUOLUMNE CITY, Calif. -- Firefighters battling the giant wildfire burning in the Sierra Nevada added a California National Guard Predator drone to their arsenal Wednesday...

Fire Department Aided by UAV

Reported by: Jack Highberger Hovering above the Scottsmen Apartments the dangers become clear. Charred beams and collapsed rooftops provide a maze of obstacles that until now...

Resource UAS identifies casualties in minutes at Gloucester Fire & Rescue Service’s annual resilience...

A Huginn X1 UAS operated by Resource UAS, a part of Resource Group, identified simulated casualties within minutes whilst supporting Gloucester Fire & Rescue Service on its annual major resilience...

Observing Wildfires: Demonstrating uses of UAS for civilian disaster monitoring

Vince Ambrosia from CA. State University-Monterey Bay / NASA-Ames Research Center, will speak to our show, sUSB Expo . The show takes place July 25th...

iFMS selects ING Robotic Aviation’s Fixed Wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle system for forest fire...

iFMS Chile has purchased Serenity fixed wing unmanned aerial vehicle systems for use in forest fire fighting in Chile.  Serenity will be used for aerial survey of...

Singular Aircraft SA-03: The perfect tool for fire fighting

Forest fires have become a major problem for certain areas of the planet creating serious problems for society and putting in serious danger and...