Drone nearly crashed into firefighting helicopter, officials still seeking owner

News Article | August 3rd, 2018

Firefighters say a drone nearly hit them while fighting the Grassy Ridge Fire in Idaho this week. Fortem Technologies CEO Tim Bean weighs in on the issue. See the video and story on Good4Utah.com →

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Fortem Technologies is the leader in airspace awareness, security and defense. Through an advanced ecosystem of distributed radar, AI at the Edge, deep sensor integration, and autonomous drone capture, Fortem monitors, protects and defends the world’s venues, infrastructures, cities and regions from dangerous or malicious drone threats. The same ecosystem is accelerating the safety of the world’s airspace for urban air mobility. Based in Pleasant Grove, Utah, the company is privately held and backed by Boeing, Signia Venture Partners, DCVC, Mubadala Investment Company and others.

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