Drone Amplified – Fighting Fire with Fire

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In the last few years wildfires have been increasing in size and destruction. Drone Amplified is fighting back with an aerial ignition system, this groundbreaking technology is safer, cheaper and more reliable and accessible. Watch … Read More

GPS Technology on the Front Line in Fighting Wildfires

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J. David Grossman, Executive Director, GPS Innovation Alliance & Dr. Carrick Detweiler, Co-Founder & CEO, Drone Amplified America’s first responders are battling a once-in-a-generation fight against wildfires. While communities in the American West have been … Read More

Bureau of Land Management 2020 UAS Report

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BLM UAS crews flew 488 aerial ignition missions for just over 110 hours of total flight time in 2020. As the map shows, IGNIS aerial ignition missions stretched from prescribed fire support in the Southeast … Read More

Nebraska Wildfire Fighting Pioneer Gets $1M to Advance Drone Capabilities

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Drone Amplified Awarded Grant from the National Science Foundation   Lincoln, Nebraska, Oct 16, 2020 – Drone Amplified, the Nebraska-based company that has pioneered wildfire fighting with drones, has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for $983,676 and a Nebraska Department … Read More

IGNIS 2 Hits the Headlines Across the U.S.

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Drone Amplified’s CEO Carrick Detweiler talks about how drones play a pivotal role in fighting fires and how Drone Amplified’s IGNIS 2 is spearheading prescribed ignitions to fight fires throughout the U.S. right now. Drones ... Read More

Texas Has Lift off with Maiden Mission

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Texas Parks and Wildlife Department State Fire Program Leader Chris Schenck announced this month that they had celebrated their first operational mission with unmanned R-372PW (Hans) with IGNIS 2 on August 25th. The Department is ... Read More