Aviation, Telecommunications History Made In U.S. Mock Disaster Exercise

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4D4ZwheoFro An unmanned aircraft equipped with a first-of-its-kind “flying cell site” provided wireless service to emergency first responders in a “communications-denied” environment At this time of year, tropical storms with wind speeds of up to 100 mph or more can strike the Eastern seaboard of the United States with destructive force. Tasked with dealing with … Continue reading Aviation, Telecommunications History Made In U.S. Mock Disaster Exercise

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Aviation History Is Being Made In Cape May County 

Next Step in Emergency Preparedness, Response During June 20 Exercise By David Yoel Founder & CEO, American Aerospace At the southern tip of New Jersey - where hurricanes can strike with destructive force— emergency management officials are looking at new ways of communicating and providing community support in the aftermath of a disaster. The biggest … Continue reading Aviation History Is Being Made In Cape May County 

Cape May County Announces New Drone Flight Exercise

For immediate release April 5, 2017   Technology will assist First Responders in post-disaster communications CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NJ – As hurricane season approaches, the Cape May County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) announced today emergency preparedness exercises to aid First Responders in the aftermath of a major storm or other disaster where communications … Continue reading Cape May County Announces New Drone Flight Exercise

Drone Tests Focus On Post-storm Possibilities

Posted: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 5:45 am Press Release ERMA – Long before Hurricane Matthew began its destructive swirl up the eastern seaboard, Cape May County’s Office of Emergency Management (OEM) and the Division of Economic Development joined in efforts to further new drone-based technology tools designed to help first responders during significant weather events … Continue reading Drone Tests Focus On Post-storm Possibilities

Air: the next frontier for the Internet of Things

Verizon sets path forward for Airborne LTE Operations Published by Verizon | October 6, 2016 New York – The Internet of Things (IoT) is taking flight at Verizon. The company today announced its strategy to drive innovation and wide-spread adoption for in-flight wireless connectivity through its Airborne LTE Operations (ALO) initiative. Two years in the … Continue reading Air: the next frontier for the Internet of Things