Ansat helicopters, produced at the Kazan Helicopter Plant of Russian Helicopters (part of Rostec State Corporation), will now be able to carry an added 150 to 200...
Heavy-duty drone developed for SAR and firefighting
Aerones, a Latvian-based drone start-up, has shared footage of its new drone which it says could be used for search and rescue, and firefighting exercises.
The heavy-duty drone can lift up to 100kg, and uses 36 propellers to keep it airborne. What makes the drone unique, according to its makers, is a tethering system that allows the drone to stay connected to a power source whilst in flight. It is also completely mobile, the company said, meaning it can be used for a number of different tasks.
The company said that it is still in the process of securing funds to become fully commercialised, but that it has received positive feedback so far.
RACQ CQ Rescue was called upon to attend to two shark attack victims in Cid Harbour, Australia in two separate attacks a day apart.
RTAF has expanded its H225M purchase order with Airbus Helicopters, securing an additional four multi-role helicopters as part of its fleet strengthening.
Ireland’s first community air ambulance service will not be a doctor-led service, according to findings from the Irish Examiner.
The service, named Irish...
Commercial drone manufacture K2 Unmanned Systems has announced that is now offering tethered drone solutions for its UAVs.