Iris Automation, Flying Lion improve police first responder drones
Drone safe navigation tech specialist Iris Automation will be supplying UAV services company Flying Lion with its ground-based Casia G and detect and avoid system to permit faster deployment of urgent first responder missions by client police departments.
Iris Automation has announced the cooperation to assist Flying Lion in the services it provides the various police units and public agencies it works with, particularly in improving their drone as first responder activities. Incorporation of Casia G detect and avoid tech in that mix will allow beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) flights in the opening phases of that activity without needing to wait for a visual observer to reach the overflown area first.
Flying Lion says it has over 22,000 drone as first responder flight hours to its record thus far in its work with California police forces in Chula Vista, Redondo Beach, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, and elsewhere. In order to respect Federal Aviation…