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Drones can Inspire During Covid-19

Drones can Inspire During Covid-19

November 16, 2020 by Harry McNabb Leave a Comment We have seen drones inspect, deliver, and now as the world in in the midst of a global pandemic, we can not see that drones can inspire as this video taken at the Seoul Olympic Park in an effort by the South Korean government to rally its citizens through the challenges ...

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covid-19 wildlife resurgence Wildlife returns due to Covid 19

covid-19 wildlife resurgence Wildlife returns due to Covid 19

April 23, 2020 by Harry McNabb Leave a Comment The COVID-19 virus and the pandemic that has followed it has without a doubt been a defining event of this generation.   As a silver lining, the Covid-19 restrictions have lead to a resurgence animals in the wild.  In this example it has lead to a resurgence of sea mammals in Thailand.  ...

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Conn Town Backtracks On Drone Based Covid-19 Usage

Conn Town Backtracks On Drone Based Covid-19 Usage

Conn town backtracks on drone based covid-19 usage A Conn. town backtracks on drone based covid-19 usage due to security concerns.  The town of Westport, Conn which is located 52 miles northeast of NYC, which is the current epicenter of the Covid-19 outbreak in the US, has announced that it has scrapped plans to use drone technology to detect fevers ...

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Virtual Drone Racing Series Benefits COVID Relief

Virtual Drone Racing Series Benefits COVID Relief

file Drone Racing League’s  fantasy, virtual drone-racing series takes flight Saturday to fund pandemic relief for healthcare facilities. The 2020 FanDuel DRL SIM Racing Cup will feature 12 pilots battling it out on the DRL SIM, a true-to-life drone racing simulator. “Fans tuning in will feel as if they are in the drone’s cockpit as the pros fly digital versions of ...

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4 Ways Drones Help Authorities & Businesses Fight COVID-19

4 Ways Drones Help Authorities & Businesses Fight COVID-19

COVID-19 i.e. the coronavirus disease has been aptly called the Black Swan of 2020 — a global contagion that will disrupt public health and the global economy. With social distancing turning out to be insufficient, governments across the world are moving to comprehensive lockdowns, likely for weeks if not months, in order to ‘flatten the curve’ and get this pandemic under control. ...

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Remote Drone Operations in times of Covid-19

Remote Drone Operations in times of Covid-19

Many commercial drone operations rely on several people in the field: usually a pilot, a payload/camera operator and sometimes additional domain experts depending on the mission type. In times of a pandemic – as we have it with Covid-19 at the moment – you want to avoid people being outside or travel as much as possible. But some drone operations ...

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