DJI and AirMap deliver real-time wildfire awareness and geofencing capabilities for drones

SANTA MONICA, CA - DJI and AirMap added real-time wildfire alerts to their geofencing data Wednesday to help keep unauthorized drones from interfering with...

Utah lawmakers vote to let authorities disable drones near wildfires

SALT LAKE CITY - In a first for the USA, according to ABC News, Utah authorities will likely be the first in the nation...

Read sUAS Guide Online For Free

If you missed the publication of sUAS Guide issue 2 on 1 July, go and have a look now. You can read it for free...

$75,000 reward for reporting inappropriate drone flights

Drone operators have been asked repeatedly not to fly their aircraft during wildfires. But at crucial moments in each of the wildfires that have...

Crowdfunding:- Rescue Robotics

Natural disasters are on the increase, fuelled by climate change, while at the same time Emergency Services already struggle to keep up with their...

Aerial ‘fire drone’ passes Homestead test

by Leslie Reed | University Communications An innovative University of Nebraska-Lincoln-designed drone designed to ignite prescribed fires in grasslands and forests was used successfully April...

Blue Whale Fire Fighter

Not too sure what to make of this one, a sort of natural extension of crop dusting drones. The payload vision has shot up, 100kg...

New Zealand bush fire case begins

The trial of Simon Roy Reeve, 38, has started in the Christchurch District Court. He faces three charges – causing unnecessary endangerment and two charges...

UAV Solutions, Inc. Files UAS in RAPS II Flight Demonstration

UAV Solutions, Inc. announced that two of its small unmanned aircraft systems (SUAS) participated in flight demonstrations as a part of the Robotic Aircraft...

DJI and EENA Partner to Promote First Response Missions

DJI and the European Emergency Number Association (EENA) Thursday announced an official partnership that will seek ways to integrate the use of drones into...