16-17 October 2023
Athens, Greece

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SAR Efficiency & Tactical Decision Making

20 May 2022
Practitioners Agenda

This presentation will cover SAR effectiveness calculations for drone operations, using a recent large-scale experiment in Mozambique as a case study. It will outline the potential and reality of drone based SAR, and discuss a new formula for SAR “effectiveness”. It will outline future work with drones in SAR, and discuss the likely outcomes of that research.


Ian Greatbatch, Lead Technical Analyst, Community Risk Programme - National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC)