Tag Archives: Sky

Morocco launches drones to tackle virus from the sky

RABAT: Morocco has rapidly expanded its fleet of drones as it battles the coronavirus pandemic, deploying them for aerial surveillance, public service announcements and sanitisation. “This is a real craze. In just weeks, demand has tripled in Morocco and other countries in the region,” said Yassine Qamous, chief of Droneway …

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Pandemic Drones That Can Detect Fever Will Take to the Sky

Drones are being increasingly called into action during the COVID-19 crisis, primarily as surveillance tools and mobile speakers to remind people about the importance of lockdown. But there are other use-cases for drones, too. Last month, Digital Trends wrote about how Draganfly, one of the longest-serving commercial drone companies, was …

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Eyes in the sky: Heat-seeking drones used in tornado rescue

Adrian Sainz, The Associated Press Published Wednesday, March 6, 2019 10:34PM EST Rescue crews didn’t have to stumble through every destroyed building in their search for victims after a tornado ravaged a corner of Alabama this week: They used heat-seeking drones to let them know whether there was anyone beneath …

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Flying Taxis Could Soon Be Coming To A Sky Near You

Flying taxis and different futuristic passenger automobiles are about to take a large leap out of science fiction and into actuality. It’s not precisely the imaginative and prescient of the “Back To The Future” movie trilogy, which predicted that by 2015 we’d fill the skies with flying automobiles and get …

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