The Skyfire Method for Fire Department Drone Programs

Our mission is to see a well-trained and legal drone program in every fire department in the United States.

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The Palm Of Your Hand: The DJI Spark

They say good things come in small packages, and in the case of the DJI Spark, “they” are absolutely correct.

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Flying Over People: Navigating FAA Drone Enforcement For The Fire Service

As regulators see that drones can be flown safely and responsibly, the regulatory climate around drones used in the fire service has been getting...

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3 Tips For Maximizing Your Fire Drone Battery Life

If you've been flying for any length of time, you've probably noticed that one piece of equipment on your UAS is the literal lifeblood of the...

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The Matrice 200 Series: The Perfect UAV For The Fire Service

Originally published at SmartFirefighting.com on June 29, 2017

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Options For Live Streaming Fire Drone Footage

Over the last 2 years, drones have grown into a legitimate front line tool for the fire service. From scene size-up to search and rescue, fire...

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Getting Your Props: Taking Care of Your Fire Drone Propellers

For such an inexpensive and basic part, propellers are often the most overlooked part of the drone. Yet, without properly functioning props,...

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Starting A Fire Department Drone Program: Training Your Pilots

We’ve already covered certifying your program but what is the best way to train your pilots?

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Night Flier: Flying Fire Drones At Night

As a manned aircraft pilot, one of the most terrifying and exhilarating things to do is fly your plane at night. In some respects, it’s much...

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Winnipeg fire proves drones key for situational awareness

Originally published by DJI

Home to an estimated population of about 727,500 residents, and known for its vast cultural attractions ranging from...

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