Drone technology has always been intriguing to industry experts and enthusiasts alike. In fact, it seems the idea of using drones in the real world may finally become a lot more appealing in the near future. Over in Australia, two lifeguards have successfully used a drone to rescue two swimmers. It is widely considered to […]

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FORT COLLINS, Colo. — In 2017, Fort Collins police launched drones to investigate serious and fatal crashes for the first time. The program’s first flight was in August, and police used the technology seven times during the course of crash investigations last year. The drones help police snap photos faster and open roads sooner, according […]

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Two teenage boys, struggling to make their way back to shore, were saved by a drone in Australia on Wednesday, in what officials say is a first-of-its-kind rescue mission by an unmanned aircraft — one captured by the drone’s camera and later broadcast by Arab News and other outlets. A beachgoer caught a glimpse of […]

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The global drone market is enjoying explosive growth. Unmanned aerial vehicle technology is reshaping major industries and creating new ones. In all, drone-powered solutions are projected to have demand that reaches into the tens of billions of dollars. The statistics that follow will help give you a sense of the incredible size and scope of […]

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Samuel RodriguezHolland Police Department  HOLLAND, MI – Police are asking for help finding a man last seen Sunday, Jan. 14, walking away from the area of 15th Street and Lincoln Avenue. Samuel Rodriguez, 22, has been living in Holland and recently lived in Grand Rapids but has had no known contacts with family or friends. […]

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(Pixabay) The State of New York has organized its first aerial drone program to assist state police as they conduct law enforcement operations, respond to emergencies and provide support for traffic safety. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the state planned to release four drones this month that would serve 30 counties, and by April the state would provide an […]

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Video How technology is being used in border security A look at how drones and apps assist agents. NOGALES, Ariz. –  Hoping to help agents in the field, the Border Patrol is testing a fleet of personal drones, giving agents in remote areas eyes where they are currently blind. “This drone could be deployed to […]

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TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) The Temple Police Department uses drones to help when they are investigating fatal accidents. Photo by Tianna Jenkins The department decided to get the drone about two months ago. Officer Geoffrey Goodson says they use a Phantom Pro 4. It’s similar to what’s sold at stores such as Best Buy. He had […]

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A flying drone has dropped a flotation device to two teens caught in a riptide in heavy seas off the Australian coast in what officials describe as a world-first rescue. Monty Greenslade and Gabe Vidler got into trouble on Thursday at Lennox Head, 750 kilometers (470 miles) north of Sydney. They were about a kilometer […]

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