UAS offer a platform for a wide variety of tools useful in the critical functions of public safety operations. Those tools, and the mission-critical information they can provide, are only as good as the pilot operating them.
Students apply the skills they learn through a series of Live Flight Public Safety Scenarios.
Live Flight Training includes basic to intermediate flight skills training. Students are put through a series of flight exercises that test hand-eye coordination, as well as orientation management. Finally, students apply the skills they learn through a series of Live Flight Public Safety Scenarios. Each operator runs through a SAR (search and rescue) mission, active shooter recon, suspicious package inspection, and structural fire site management training.
Partners for safer skies.
A dedicated partner of the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA), Fly Robotics is a veteran-owned company with more than 10,000 Department of Defense certified UAV hours and 50-plus years of fixed-wing, rotary wing, and multirotor platforms flown in military, recreational, and competitive model aviation including multiple AMA National Championships. The AMA and Fly Robotics have been working together to provide educational outreach support to AMA members and all UAS pilots since the inception of their partnership.