Drones At Work 22 results

Allstate Mobilizes Drone Fleet Ahead Of Storm Season

As storm season approaches, Allstate Insurance is set to use drones for assessment of property damage claims across four states. A fleet of drones will be at the ready in Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas to help respond after any storms this spring. The multi-state launch is Allstat...

PCS Edventures And MultiGP Announce Free Webinar

PCS Edventures!.com, Inc., (PCSV) a leading provider of K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programs, today announced an upcoming free webinar scheduled for April 12th that will highlight the exciting connection between drone racing and STEM education. Participating with ...

FDNY Launches Drone For The First Time To Respond to Fire

FDNY launched its first ever tethered drone to respond to a fire in a 6-story building on Crotona Park North in the Bronx.The $85,000 FDNY tethered drone weighs 8 pounds and incorporates both a high-definition camera and infrared camera. These capabilities allow the drone to transmit live ...

DJI Shows Off Cold Weather Durability Of The Inspire 2 In WRC Sweden

One of the main complaints regarding the original DJI Inspire was its low battery life, which got considerably worse in cold climates. With the Inspire 2, not only did DJI allow for the drone to carry two batteries, they also made them self-heating during flight. That addition allows the Inspire 2 ...

Here’s A Drone’s View Of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Landing

SpaceX Rocket launches are always fun to watch, but witnessing SpaceX land a rocket is always an awe-inspiring event.Elon Musk’s company successfully landed its third rocket on the ground after delivering its payload into space, and there was a drone in the sky to capture the moment. It’s a ...

Scientists Are Using Ultra-Res Camera Drones to Survey Australia’s ‘Other’ Great Reef

The combination of drones and a highly specialized camera are allowing researchers to explore a West Australian reef in more detail than ever before.The researchers are using drones equipped with miniaturized hyperspectral cameras, and they've produced the highest-resolution footage of a coral ...

Boeing Uses Drone For Runway Water Spray Tests On New Jet

Boeing airplane engineers have, for the first time, used a drone to help conduct special tests on how its new 737 Max performs when as it hits heavy water while speeding down a runway. The drone made its debut in special water tests the company conducted recently in Glasgow, Montana, according to ...

Shark Footage Major Milestone For Shark Drone Technology Project Sentinel VDS

Perth based environmental consultancy Astron, alongside partner C4D Intel, is pleased to announce the successful completion of their first prototype field trial for Sentinel VDS, a state-of-the-art automated shark detection system using UAVs.Successful first stage operational field trial of ...

New Medical Disaster Drone The HiRO (Health Integrated Rescue Operations)

Two new disaster drones delivered telemedical packages to victims and rescue personnel in a simulated mass casualty event Tuesday at John Bell Airport in Bolton, Mississippi. The technology debuted before an audience including Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant and representatives from Homeland ...

Slidx’s New VTOL Surveillance And Security Drone The Black Manta Air

Tech startup SlidX, based out of Montreal, has only been on the scene since 2015, but it’s been a pretty busy year! Just a few months ago, we told you about their 3D printed drone, the Gyro-X8 KAYRYS, which can offer medical supplies on the scene of an accident or major disaster. The second ...