Fire and Police

Virginia Drone Conference Targets Public Safety Uses

One of the primary schools to launch an FAA-approved drone training program for police and hearth departments plans to launch a three-day convention to construct on previous successes. Piedmont Virginia Community College is organizing the Second Annual Public Safety Unmanned Aerial Systems Conference in Crozet, Va., March 5-7. The convention …

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Fire Cam Sees Huge Upswing in Public-Safety Drone Demand

As public-safety businesses proceed so as to add drones to their tool-kits of life-saving options, distributors of UAV packages have seen a exceptional uptick in demand. “Sales have definitely doubled in 2017,” Rob Schield, CEO/Founder of Fire Cam stated in a latest DroneLife interview. Fire Cam is an Illinois-based, drone-solution …

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Dronefly Infographic Paints Blue Skies Ahead for Police Dron…

A key commercial drone player is painting a fascinating picture of UAS emergence across public-safety agencies with the release of a new infographic. California-based Dronefly launched the detailed graphic report last week to break down the strategies used by police, fire and rescue agencies deploying drones. A 2017 market report predicts …

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Embry-Riddle & Daytona Police Collaborate to Assess Hurrican…

Sgt. Tim Ehrenkaufer of the Daytona Beach Police Department recommended Embry-Riddle professors for his or her assist in assessing the harm from Hurricane Irma and he appears ahead to working with the college and college students sooner or later. “We were able to get a good overall perspective of areas …

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NC College Launches Drone Academy for Public Safety

A North Carolina faculty is providing a hen’s-eye view to enhanced public-safety innovation with the opening of a drone academy this fall. Located 50 miles south of Greensboro, Montgomery Community College will launch the NC Public Safety Drone Academy to arrange regional emergency service members and first responders with the …

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Insitu Partners with Esri and FireWhat on UAV Solution for F…

Insitu is partnering with FireWhat, and Esri to supply aerial reconnaissance for combating wildfires. The answer will use Insitu’s floor management station (INEXA Control),  drones (ScanEagle), and payloads together with the High Accuracy Photogrammetry (HAP) payload. The Insitu workforce will work with FireWhat’s hearth professionals, utilizing its geographic data system …

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Report: Government Drone Spending to Double by 2025

Courtesy: Fredericksburg Police Department American authorities spending on drones is anticipated to greater than double in eight years, in accordance to an American market analysis agency. A report launched by Ohio-based Freedonia Group predicts spending will leap from $100 million to $250 million by 2025 with federal spending alone accounting …

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