Search with aerial rc multi-rotor (S.W.A.R.M.) is a worldwide volunteer search and rescue network of over 1,100 pilots. This network provides platforms at no cost to SAR organization of the family. The benefit of using drones rather than helicopters or fixed wing air craft is that is that the …
Search and rescue drones are beginning to grow in large numbers and are soon going to be anywhere humans will be. There are increasing numbers of people who are purchasing drones and voluntarily using them to help search and rescue efforts. One groups that has recently emerged is known as S.W.A.R.M. …
Using a UAV or unmanned aerial vehicle is not just a toy purchased for kids at Christmas time. Here is a great example of a Search and Rescue using a UAV. There are ways to turn that fantastic toy or great hobby into something for the community. The public can even volunteer to use their own drone for a search and rescue mission.
Search and Rescue teams are all about saving lives. Often times people are scared and need help quickly. Drones and UAVs can offer this assistance. Here is an awesome article about how an off the shelf drone provided such service.