DroneSense Blog

TMD Students Graduate from Inaugural RPIC Class

Congratulations to the graduating class

DroneSense congratulates the Texas Military Department (TMD) for its landmark graduation of the inaugural Remote Pilot in Command (RPIC) class for Uncrewed Aerial Systems (UAS) within their armed forces.

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DFR: Transformational Technology Ushering in a New Era

A command center powered by DroneSense

In the United States, approximately 18,000 agencies across tribal, local, state and federal levels employ roughly 795,000 law enforcement officers and agents.

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Case Study: Drones Help Keep the Marine Corps Marathon Safe

Marine Corps marathon

The Marine Corps Marathon, managed by the US Marines in Arlington, VA and the nation’s capital, is one of the largest marathons in the US and the world.

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Case Study: Maritime Operations Support with DroneSense Response Team

Using DroneSense software during maritime operations

About 71 percent of the surface of our planet is covered with water. Roughly 7% of the total area of the United States, 264,837 square miles, is covered with water in the form of bays, lakes, rivers and streams. So it comes as no surprise that uncrewed aerial systems, commonly referre …

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Practice Makes Perfect at a Fly Day

Taking off on fly day

Regular and repeated exercise of an activity is the best way to become proficient in it. It also helps reveal potential elements of friction in the process that can be addressed before becoming an issue in a high-stress situation. First responders are very familiar with the concept an …

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DroneSense Launches Remote Drone Operations Software

Monitoring a crime scene with drone as First Responder (DFR) technology

AUSTIN, Texas, March 29, 2022 (Newswire.com) – DroneSense (www.dronesense.com), makers of the most trusted and reliable public safety drone platform, today announced the launch of DroneSense Remote (DSR) for first responders—a game-changing drone remote control capability that integra …

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Case Study: The Weaver Fertilizer Fire

Weaver Fertilizer Fire as seen on the DroneSense platform

We invited the Lewisville Fire Department to recap the events around the Winston Salem fertilizer plant fire this past January, considered to be one of the worst explosions in U.S. history. The story below is their account of the fire.

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FAA Using Drones to Aid Response

Plane on fire

In this article by the FAA, we get a glimpse into how an airport’s aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) unit utilizes drones to gain valuable situational awareness through aerial perspectives. During these exercises, all of the live drone video feeds were available to incident comm …

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DroneSense Marks an Industry First With 24/7 Live Help Line Coverage

24/7 helpline coverage announced

AUSTIN, Texas, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — DroneSense, a comprehensive software platform that empowers organizations to build, manage, and scale unmanned aircraft systems, announces an industry first: a 24/7 live support line to help customers, and a service level agreement (SLA) tha …

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Axon & DroneSense Partnership Announcement

Axon Air powered by DroneSense

AUSTIN, June 15, 2021 /Newswire/ — Axon (Nasdaq: AXON), the global leader in connected public safety technologies and DroneSense, the leading software platform for drones in public safety, today announced a strategic partnership to provide public safety agencies with an end-to-end dro …

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