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Drones in Border Management
Lessons Learnt: Drones in Border Management Control USA/Mexico border The contentious topic of the proposed on the southern border of the USA is well known, having attracted attention internationally. Initial estimates to build a fixed wall on this 3200km border are in the region of $22billion. Less than 20% of the current border is walled…
Drones in Security and Surveillance
Drones in Security and Surveillance. ISR and Situational Awareness. Overview  Unmanned aircraft systems provide the ideal solution to the problems and limitations faced by other surveillance methods. Drone surveillance presents an easier, faster, and cheaper method of data collection, and a number of other key advantages. Drone planes can enter narrow and confined spaces, produce…
Drones in car chases
A discussion about the tactical advantages provided by an airborne drones in car chases compared to landbased operators whether on foot or in a vehicle. THE ANATOMY OF A DRONE-ENABLED VEHICLE PURSUIT IN AN URBAN SETTING Increasing urbanization brings various elements of society closer together a trend further exacerbated by contention for resources. Car chases,…
The advantages of Drones in Mining
TIME TO SMARTEN UP YOUR MINE: Drones in mining.   Competitive Environment Mining industries are highly exposed to fluctuations in price and demand. With a steady decline in mineral pricing impacting on the profitability and sustainability of mining operations, mine operators are constantly forced to looking for ways to safely improve productivity and reduce costs…
DRONES in PIPELINE MONITORING
DRONES in PIPELINE MONITORING Airborne Drones discusses how to implement drones in pipeline monitoring     INTRODUCTION Oil pipelines are vast infrastructures often in difficult terrains such as marshlands, hot desserts or frozen areas, or even areas of conflict. The length of main pipelines in Russia exceeds 280 thousand kilometres while in America it exceeds…
Drones in Search and Rescue
Drones in Search and Rescue.  While drones are rapidly demonstrating its value across many industries, its application is particularly dramatic with drones in Search and Rescue operations where the extra range and reach of drones make it is presence felt like nowhere else. Unlike most other applications which are fairly routinized and predictable, SAR operations…