Members of Donegal Mountain Rescue on patrol: the volunteers operate on the barren moorlands and remote northwest coastline, conducting 35-50 search operations a year. Drone technology could aid their rescues.

With 10 years of experience in search and rescue operations, Leo Murray knows the difference between help and hindrance. Drone technology, allowing (...)

Drones have an advantage over human rescue teams of being able to avoid difficult terrain and to use thermal imaging technology to spot people in the dark

Drone technology developed in Co Donegal could make it much quicker to locate people reported missing on mountains and in remote countryside, accordi(...)