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Lives Saved: A Survey of Drones in Action

Lives Saved: A Survey of Drones in Action

Documents   •   Mar 15, 2017 07:45 GMT

DJI, the world’s leading maker of unmanned aerial vehicles, has released the first-ever survey of lifesaving drone activity, finding that drones have rescued at least 59 people from life-threatening conditions in 18 separate incidents around the globe and that over the 42 weeks between May 2016 and February 2017, 38 lives have been saved, an average of almost one life per week.

Defining a Lowest-Risk UAS Category

Defining a Lowest-Risk UAS Category

Documents   •   Mar 07, 2017 08:00 GMT

A white paper concluding that the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) set its weight standard far too low for determining which drones pose the lowest risk to people.

The use of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) by the emergency services:

A Report from the joint EENA and DJI Pilot Project