In this latest episode of our PIXL Drone Show, we talk with Coitt Kessler from Austin Fire Department and Adam Johnson from Austin/Travis County EMS about Public Safety Unmanned Systems, first responder training on UAS, other unmanned systems, and some tips and tricks on starting your own program. Be sure to check it out on Youtube, Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or Google Podcasts.
PIXL Drone Show #18 – Austin TX Public Safety Unmanned Systems
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- Kara Murphy (owner of Kara E. Murphy Aerial Media)
- Greg Reverdiau (co-founder of Pilot Institute)
- Haye Kesteloo (Editor of DroneXL)
Check out our latest episode with Coitt Kessler from Austin Fire Department and Adam Johnson from Austin/Travis County EMS below.
- 0:00 Introduction
- 1:33 How did Austin get started with drones
- 10:47 Training firefighters and EMTs with robotic systems
- 21:37 What advice do Adam and Coitt have for starting a program
- 38:28 what is the ultimate first responder drone/features
- 44:16 Other unmanned systems
- 49:40 Why is Texas ahead of the rest of the country
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