UAVs for Restoring Communications in Emergency Situations

If you have ever experienced a natural disaster (hurricane, tornado, earthquake, wildfire, etc.), you are well aware of the importance of communications during this time.  A functioning communication network is essential to coordinating emergency and recovery operations, rebuilding infrastructure as well as allowing the public to contact rescue services, family and friends. Following a disaster, disruption to the communications network…

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ATIS Delivers Insight into the Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Disaster Recovery Operations

WASHINGTON, DC —  ATIS today announced release of a report covering how unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or “drones” can be used to restore communications following a disaster. Functioning communications infrastructure is essential to coordinating emergency and recovery operations, rebuilding and allowing the public to contact rescue services as well as family and friends. Designed for emergency planners and disaster recovery…

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ATIS White Paper Explores the Synergy Between Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Mobile Cellular Services

WASHINGTON — Sept. 7, 2017 — Mobile cellular networks and services are essential to advancing adoption of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or “drones,” and a new ATIS white paper shows the ways in which information and communications technology (ICT) boosts UAV performance, reliability and safe operation. This topic is timely as UAVs are used for an increasing diversity of applications….

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