Most Common Uses for UAV's in the Fire Service

In this blog we tackle the most 3 most common use cases for drone sin the fire service.

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DJI Drones for Public Safety

DJI offers a wide range of drones for public safety use at various sizes, price points, and payload capacities. To help explain the landscape at a high level, we've put together this helpful infographic about the most common DJI drones for public safety use.

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The Army, DJI, Data Security, and American Alternatives

There has been chatter going on in the public safety drone industry for some time now, but it wasn’t until August 2nd of this year - just a few days ago - that the “other shoe” finally dropped:

The US Army issued a stop-use order for all DJI products for Army units around the world. What does that mean for you?

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21 Ways Your Department Could Have Used a Drone Last Year

To help answer the question, "How could I use a drone?" we've put together a helpful infographic that lists the 21 most common ways departments are using drones right now, along with a checklist to help you quantify how often your department could potentially use a drone. 

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Flying Over People: Navigating the Regulations Overhead

The regulatory climate around drones used in commercial flights and public safety has been getting more and more permissive as time goes on as regulators see that drones can be flown safely and responsibly. But one thing is still not permitted under most frameworks: flight over people.

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The Skyfire Method

Explaining why we do what we do here at Skyfire Consulting.

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Night Flier: Flying Your UAV At Night

Flying a drone at night can be very tricky, but here's a breakdown of the most common hazards you'll experience.

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Stopping the flow: safeguarding your department's drone data

With so much concern about protecting data from foreign countries, it is understandable there is concern about foreign influence in the drone industry. Here are some safeguards for your drone data.

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The Palm of Your Hand: The DJI Spark

The DJI Spark is the newest drone to push the envelope on size. It literally can rest in the palm of your hand, and take off with wave of your hand.

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