Tag: Drones for Good

Drone Community can step up for Fiji

By Gary Yost Some of you may have been following the films I made on the island of Vanua Levu in Fiji last summer. Due...

Drones used to combat poaching in Tanzania

Bathawk recon is a Tanzania registered UAV anti poaching surveillance company under Tanzania private sector foundation TPSF and its private sector anti poaching initiative...

Drones are Bringing the Internet to Rural Farmers in Sicily

Italian-based Catanese R&D startup Heli-Lab has launched a drone project that features the use of drones to bring the Internet to areas in Sicily...

UAE Drones for Good Awards semi-finalists announced

The Organising Committee of the UAE Drones for Good Award has announced that 20 national and international contestants have qualified for the semi-final round...

Rescue Global: “Our mission is: To Save Life”

Disaster response relies on robust information and efficient action, and for good reason. Lost minutes and lost lives go hand in hand when people...

Fighting for Life: Why Drones are Infiltrating Emergency Services

This year, a young start-up company wowed the judges of the European Satellite Navigation Competition, beating an array of strong contenders for the grand...

Yuneec Announces Collaboration with Ocean Alliance to Aid Groundbreaking Whale Research

ONTARIO, Calif. - Yuneec International, the world leader in electric aviation, recently announced an exciting collaboration with Ocean Alliance, an organization dedicated to promoting ocean...

Here Are 6 Ways Drone Technology Is Improving The World And...

When people think of drones, often what come to mind are the military, the Middle East and espionage. The media largely focus on these...

UAV successfully trialled in war on poachers in Tanzania

Bathawk, a Tanzanian UAV Anti Poaching surveillance company, has hosted successful trials using a UAV to help in the ongoing battle against poachers targeting...

A Better Use For Delivery Drones: Transporting Medical Samples In Remote...

Could drones help speed up the process of medical testing in remote places? Tim Amukele, a pathologist at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,...

Drones and Satellites For Good – Keeping the Peace

In February of this year, the UN released a report calling for an upgrade in the technological tools deployed by peacekeeping forces. More specifically,...

Re-Planting a Forest, One Drone at a Time

THAT FUNNY LITTLE buzz you hear in the forest may not just be the hum of summer insects. In the near future it could...