NOT ALL superheroes wear cape… BUT most heroes can fly.
– An unusual hero saves hikers and dog trapped in the forest.
– The firefighters used a drone to help locate and the lost team of hikers.
– And then, the rescuers got lost too… so it was none other than the drone to the rescue.
A group of hikers and their dog companion got lost while hiking the Otero Canyon one Saturday afternoon. The report was received by firefighters from the Bernalillo County Fire Department.
The firefighters immediately responded to the call and went to rescue the team (consisting of two hikers and a dog). When the firefighters arrived at the site, they used their drone to serve as their eye in the sky and locate the lost group.
Once located, the rescuers proceeded to retrieve the group and were hoping to guide them out of the woods, but they got somewhat disoriented too!
So, they used the drone technology to help guide their way out of the forest.
Read the full article here – http://www.fireengineering.com.