Short Response: 250 words: Discussion BOARD Unit 4: Grassroots organizations like the Humanitarian UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) Network are facilitating UAV usage for data collection and supply delivery in a wide range of humanitarian, disaster relief, and development settings in over 120 countries utilizing publicly and privately owned drones.
Consider and identify a disaster that could affect your local geographic area. What potential do you see for public organization or private citizen-owned drones to assist in disaster relief for this type of incident? What type of on-board technology would be needed? What specific assistance do you think could these drones provide?