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

IGNIS 2 featured on Bloomberg News

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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 US right now. Full … Read More

Drone Amplified Humming with New Canadian Distributor

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Drone Amplified has now expanded further into Canada with the announcement of a new distributor north of the U.S. border – Hummingbird Drones. Founded by former initial attack firefighters Robert Atwood and Richard Sullivan, Hummingbird ... Read More