Fotokite – Tethered 24hr First Responder Drone

Fotokite – Tethered 24hr First Responder Drone

Fotokite already offers a clever response to two challenges for deploying drones: limited battery life and the need for a certified pilot. And now it’s tackling a third challenge with its new product: How to deploy a drone as quickly as possible in a first responder situation. Drones can be a tremendous asset to first […]

Planning Applications with Drones

Planning Applications with Drones

Drone technology can replace some of the need for planners, developers and surveyors to visit sites during the Covid-19 pandemic. Drone footage is already being used for some planning applications. Charlotte Orrell is a senior planner with Iceni Projects in London. She reports their use to ‘transport’ the professional team, council officers and members, and […]