Use & operational efficiency of IT180 UAV drone by French fire fighters in video
Published on Youtube, October 2017.
In summer 2017, during the fires in the Var region, France, the IT180 UAV enabled to cover up faster the burning areas and lead to the appropriate mobilization of means to extinguish and prevent forest fires
Aerial Drones can be used for reconnaissance tasks on operations and raise doubts, but also, when equipped with paylods - such as thermic cameras - to locate the hottest points and proceed to thermal surveys in order to prevent fire resurgence. It enables us to be more efficent when fighting fire forestsEric Rodriguez, SDIS 13 (French Fire Fighters)