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Verizon Goes with Drones for Critical Inspections After Hurricane Matthew

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 17, 2016

Verizon is using drones to help with cell site inspections in North Carolina and South Carolina to survey areas impacted by severe flooding from Hurricane Matthew. Washington, D.C.-based Measure is using a quadcopter to inspect cell sites in difficult-to-reach locations, [Read More]

Travelers Sends out Its sUAS Team to Hurricane-Affected Areas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 17, 2016

The Travelers Cos. Inc. has deployed a team of claim professionals who will use small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) to assist with residential and commercial property damage inspection in South Carolina, Georgia and other states affected by Hurricane Matthew. Travelers [Read More]

FAA Sends out Drone Notice for Hurricane Matthew

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 07, 2016

In light of Hurricane Matthew, the Federal Aviation Administration is cautioning unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operators to take notice of any upcoming flight restrictions. According to an email notice from the agency, because of the significant recovery efforts the storm [Read More]