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sUAS Assists Oklahoma Emergency Management Dept. After Tornado

Textron Systems Unmanned Systems, a business of Textron Inc., provided support after an EF-2 tornado hit Elk City, Okla., on May 16.Textron Systems' own...

Drone Team Steps in After Colombia Landslide

Last month, unusually heavy rains caused floods and a massive landslide in Mocoa, Putumayo Province, Colombia. In turn, over 300 people lost their lives,...
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Embry-Riddle Students Delve into UAS for Disaster Relief

Unmanned aircraft system (UAS) students from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) are deploying thermal cameras and Rapid Imaging Software’s SmartCam3D View as part of a...
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WA Police Dept. Looks to Public on UAS Policy

Before deploying unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), the Pullman, Wash., Police Department is making sure to include public input on its policy for using the...
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N.J. Police Department Gears up for UAS Deployment

Thanks to funding from the New Jersey Division of Highway Traffic Safety, the Brick Township, N.J., Police Department has acquired a small unmanned aircraft...
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Student Designs ‘Nonni’ UAS to Keep Autistic Children Safe

A student at the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD) has designed an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) that uses high-tech sensors to help...

First Responders Use Indago UAS for Project Lifesaver International

Lockheed Martin says that sheriff's agencies are poised to use its Indago quadrotor small unmanned aerial system (UAS) to perform search-and-rescue operations as part of...

Sentera Announces Enhanced Phoenix Fixed-Wing Drone

Sentera, a Minneapolis-based supplier of drone data solutions for the agriculture industry, has introduced its enhanced Phoenix fixed-wing drone product line, with variants to...
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Drone Services Start-Up Launches Emergency Response Network Program

Airborne Response, a Miami-based drone services start-up, has launched a new remote pilot network program for emergency response operations.According to the company, the Airborne...

Rockwell Collins, BNSF Railway Demo Long-Distance BVLOS Drone Operations

In a series of test flights conducted over the last nine months, Rockwell Collins and BNSF Railway have demonstrated how UAS are used to...

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