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Old Nov 26, 2010, 11:07 AM
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UAV for the Fire Department

Does anybody know of a Fire and or Police Departments that use UAVs?
I am looking for info on UAVs that are out there.

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Old Nov 26, 2010, 12:08 PM
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Does anybody know of a Fire and or Police Departments that use UAVs?
I am looking for info on UAVs that are out there.

Thankyou
Nathan
Do a googly search. UK police already use it for catching thieves.
http://www.engadget.com/2010/02/15/u...-30-500-drone/
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Old Nov 26, 2010, 12:33 PM
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Thank you,

We are starting to look into our options. For a Hazmat UAV.
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Old Nov 26, 2010, 12:56 PM
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For a fire department, the flight times may be to short, I would look into making a predator drone or something with extended air times.
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For a fire department, the flight times may be to short, I would look into making a predator drone or something with extended air times.
My Maxi Swift can fly for an hour on a 5000mah pack.
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Old Nov 26, 2010, 02:48 PM
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My Maxi Swift can fly for an hour on a 5000mah pack.
something like that is what i had in mind, what size is yours? do you have a video that they can use for reference.
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something like that is what i had in mind, what size is yours? do you have a video that they can use for reference.
It is 52 inches and weighs 3.5 pounds.

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How would payload compare?


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Joe nice frames.
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Old Nov 26, 2010, 03:30 PM
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I found this. Flight times are shorter..


http://www.aeryon.com/products/avs.html

http://watch.discoverychannel.ca/dai...et/#clip303769
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How would payload compare?


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Thank you for the compliment.
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