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EENA/DJI Pilot Test Programme
Understanding the impact of drones before, during and after emergencies
Find out more about the pilot test programme by DJI and EENA!
ABOUT THE PROGRAMME
EENA (European Emergency Number Association) and DJI (world’s largest commercial drone manufacturer) have entered a partnership to understand and evaluate the use of RPAS (Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems) or UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) in Civil Protection/First Responder scenarios in a number of pilot sites in Europe.
The main objective for the project is to learn how such technology can assist our Fire and Rescue Services, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Police Services, Coastguards and Humanitarian organizations in different scenarios and in different environments such as urban, rural, mountainous, forest and “over-water” conditions.
Interested? HOW TO APPLY
For more information, and to see how you can apply, take a look here.
EENA, the European Emergency Number Association, is a Brussels-based NGO set up in 1999 dedicated to promoting high-quality emergency services reached by the number 112 throughout the EU. EENA serves as a discussion platform for emergency services, public authorities, decision makers, researchers, associations and solution providers with a view to improving the emergency response in accordance with citizens' requirements. EENA is also promoting the establishment of an efficient system for alerting citizens about imminent or developing emergencies.
The EENA memberships include more than 1300 emergency services representatives from over 80 countries world-wide, 80 solution providers, 15 international associations/organisations, more than 200 Members of the European Parliament and over 90 researchers.