Drones are becoming an increasingly popular tool in fire departments around the world. However, such departments are often limited by budget restrictions and public perception. That’s why videos like this special report from CNN are so valuable.
The following story shows how and why a fire department in Atlanta, GA uses a DJI Phantom (a reasonably priced and user friendly drone) in a controlled environment to practice and simulate using a drone in the field.
Alan is serial entrepreneur, active angel investor, and a drone enthusiast. He co-founded DRONELIFE.com to address the emerging commercial market for drones and drone technology. Prior to DRONELIFE.com, Alan co-founded Where.com, ThinkingScreen Media, and Nurse.com. Recently, Alan has co-founded Crowditz.com, a leader in Equity Crowdfunding Data, Analytics, and Insights. Alan can be reached at alan(at)dronelife.com