Draganfly selected by Dubai Police to pilot new drone initiatives
The Dubai Police has selected Draganfly to pilot new drone initiatives using Draganfly’s technical and operation experiences, as well as the company’s Intellectual Property.
“We are excited and honored that the Dubai Police has chosen Draganfly to pilot their new drone initiatives with us as they have been a world leader in public safety and in the use of drones,” says Cameron Chell, CEO of Draganfly.
“Draganfly has the proven capabilities and experience and we are excited to put our multiple technical and service platforms to work with the Dubai Police.”
Established in 2018, the Unmanned Aerial Systems Center (UASC), which is part of the General Department of Operations for the Dubai Police, has a mandate to stay at the forefront of UAS utilization within the domain of public safety.
The UASC is aligned with federal and local strategies with the UAE revolving around foresight and innovation, and embodies the country’s pursuit in ushering and harnessing technology to improve the wellbeing of society and operational effectiveness in public safety overall.
“We are pleased to have selected Draganfly to work with the Dubai Police to help improve operational effectiveness, efficiency, and productivity within the various General Departments of the Dubai Police because Draganfly can meet our mandate in developing technology to improve the wellbeing of our society and operational effectiveness in overall public safety,” says Major General Engineer Kamal Butti Al Suwaidi, director of the General Department of Operations, Dubai Police.
“In addition, the strength and knowledge of the Draganfly team aligns perfectly with our ongoing innovation strategies making them the perfect partner to develop these important technology solutions.”