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Winnipeg Firefighters Deploy UAV for First Time

On Tuesday evening, the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (WFPS) of Manitoba deployed its new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for the first time.In response to...
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San Diego Fire Dept. Teams with Cape for IPP Drone Deployment

As part of the federal Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot Program (IPP), Cape, a cloud platform for drone telepresence and data management, has partnered...
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Airbus Teams With International SOS for Drone Cargo Delivery

Airbus and International SOS, a provider of medical and security risk services, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to jointly study the viability...

Continuously Saving Lives, UAVs Prove to be More Than Just a Toy

As more public safety agencies adopt small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), the number of lives the technology is saving is climbing dramatically, reports Skyfire...
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Drone Disrupts CAL FIRE Helicopter Operations

A drone reportedly disrupted firefighters responding to a brush fire in San Diego County on Tuesday.According to a tweet from CAL FIRE San Diego,...

Salt Lake County Search and Rescue Locates Hiker With UAS

On Saturday night, a search and rescue team in Salt Lake City used an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) to successfully locate a hiker stuck...
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DJI Announces Drone Law Enforcement Partnership With Axon

DJI has announced a new collaboration with Axon, a provider of connected law enforcement technologies.Under the partnership, DJI drones will be sold directly to public...

Aviation Attorneys Underscore Importance of Prep Before Flying UAS in Disaster Areas

The start of the Atlantic hurricane season coincides with a drone-friendly policy shift at the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). However, before railroads, insurers, power...
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Airborne Response Ramping Up Team of Remote Pilots for Hurricane Season

The arrival of the 2018 summer storm season is prompting Airborne Response, a provider of drone imagery for emergency management and disaster response operations,...

Illinois Police’s Drone Finds Two Suspects in One Week

In less than one week, the Orland Park Police in Illinois used a drone to help track down not one but two suspects.On Monday,...

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