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Weber County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue fundraiser for new drone

Weber County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue fundraiser for new drone

The Weber County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue organization holds a fundraiser to collect enough money to purchase a new drone with a higher resolution thermal camera so that they can more effectively use drones to save lives. Watch this video below for some real-life Search and Rescue drone footage and to listen to the stories of people whose lives have been saved with the help of drones.

DJI recently released an interactive map with drone-assisted Search and Rescue operations. The drone maker estimates that well over 400 people have been saved with the help of unmanned aircraft.

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