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Article content Drones, you’ve seen them on the news, read about them in articles, sometimes causing chaos around airports or irritating neighbourhoods, but the technology is here to stay and is already governed by strict Transport Canada rules. Article content Drones are increasingly becoming a normal part of everyday life, …

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Canada reminds drone pilots of the rules around wildfires

Where there’s smoke, there’s fire. And that is unfortunately very true these days in the Canadian province of British Columbia, where a huge amount of fires have been raging. Now, Transport Canada has issued a statement reminding drone pilots to stay clear, and follow all the rules so as not …

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Air Methods Launches Drone Solution to Improve Healthcare Access & Minimize Supply Challenges

What You Should Know: – Air Methods, the nation’s largest air medical provider, today announced the launch of Spright, a newly formed drone solution, designed to help improve healthcare access and minimize supply challenges. Collaborating with Wingcopter, an industry-leading German drone manufacturer, Spright will create a first-of-its-kind, drone-based, urgent healthcare resource …

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Drone delivery of contraband to Canadian prison fails

There’s a lot of talk these days about drone delivery. But there’s one kind of delivery that continues to pose a problem: Using a drone to drop contraband into a prison. We’ve seen this before. And we’ve just seen it again. The latest happened in Canada, and it was apparently …

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Mati City passes law to regulate drone use

DAVAO CITY: Local legislators of Mati City in Davao Oriental have unanimously approved an ordinance regulating the use and operation of drones. The City Ordinance No. 489 Series of 2021, otherwise known as the “Drone Regulation of the City of Mati”, was passed recently by the members of the Sangguniang …

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