DJI Mavic 2 Drone Crucial During Yellowstone River Rescue
In a remarkable demonstration of teamwork and technological prowess, emergency services in Billings, Montana, combined forces for an effective multi-agency water rescue operation on July 9, 2023. Responding to a distress call from the Yellowstone River, the emergency teams ensured the safe recovery of four individuals trapped in the water with the help of a Chinese-made DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise Advanced drone.
Emergency services swiftly arrived at the scene, including the Billings Fire Department, Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office, AMR, and additional fire units. The response was well-orchestrated, taking advantage of each agency’s specialized expertise and resources.
At the heart of this rescue mission was a Chinese-made DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise Advanced, operated by the Billings Fire Department’s drone team. Equipped with an infrared camera, this drone became instrumental in locating the victims amidst the…