Drones to monitor Abu Dhabi in full HD video


By Staff  www.khaleejtimes.com

The remote-controlled drones of the Ministry of Interior have been upgraded to capture full HD footage.

The drones were launched in 2010 to help develop policing systems; methods for handling emergencies; to promote security and safety using modern and innovative methods; and to elevate the police work system and its new concepts.

Major Jamal Al Hosani, chief of technical affairs at the security media department of the General Secretariat of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, said: “The technical affairs department has introduced new technical specifications for its fleet of seven unmanned drones to include capturing footage of hard-to-reach areas such as traffic accidents, fires and major events using full HD video technology which provides a resolution that is substantially higher than that of the previously used standard definition (SD). More info