Drones Learn To Search Forest Trails for Lost People

Researchers at the University of Zurich, the Università della Svizzera italiana, and the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland have developed...

3 Things Public Safety Officials Should Know About Drones

for Drone Analyst This past year, as I attended many drone conferences, I was struck by how eager public safety officials and first responders are...

Watching his legacy take flight

by Phil Favorite Ben Berry will tell you it’s a lucky man whose interests, training, experience and vision all converge to create the opportunity of...

Life-Saving Maritime Rescue Drone Wins European Satellite Navigation Competition 2015

This evening, the global satellite navigation community gathered at the ddb forum in Berlin to recognise the year's most brilliant innovations in commercial applications...

Researchers envisage swarms of tiny drones for dangerous rescue missions

By Martyn Williams Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University are working on a new generation of disaster drones that can be deployed in swarms into buildings to...

Albrecht leading effort to open doors for drone use by emergency responders

By JOSH MOODY Hub Staff Writer KEARNEY — Grounded — that’s where professors at the University of Nebraska at Kearney find their research into unmanned...

Using Unmanned Aerial Systems during a natural disaster, the Texas Memorial Day floods.

The Texas Memorial Day floods in the small town of Wimberley Texas were devastating to the town, county, and to families that lost loved...

Military Drone Helping Search For Missing San Francisco Survival Teacher In El Dorado County

Steve Large EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) — A military drone is providing leads in the search for a missing teacher who was last seen on...

Drones: a force for good when flying in the face of disaster

Jennifer Hlad in Washington After typhoon Haiyan wreaked havoc on the Philippines in 2013, killing more than 6,300 people and destroying farms and villages, several relief...

Loudon County EMA receives drone, says might not be able to use it

By: Kelsey Leyrer LOUDON COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- At the Loudon County Emergency Management Agency, Daryl Smith is always looking for new ways to keep his community...