As part of our ongoing outreach to the public, this page highlights many news articles, magazine publications and special media videos related to Search & Rescue.
04/29/18 Special TV video segment and article about Maine Survival - Part 1 of 2. Chief UAS pilot Vinal Applebee and others were interviewed and provided commentary in this informative story and video by Zach Warren. (WABI-TV5
04/26/18 Many DEEMI staff , volunteers, and UMaine students are interviewed for UMaine Engineering News magazine. Article to feature important research and development work that bioengineering, mechanical and electrical engineering students are doing . (UMaine College of Engineering Magazine)
04/17/18 Interviewed for understanding of continues search for Peter Emauel. (story in Bangor Daily News)
11/15/18 - Dan Warner and others were interviewed by WVII-7 for a special video segment on Search And Rescue crews changing their tactics for cold weather searches. Watch this video "Braving The Elements to Save Lives".
11/13/17 - UAS chief pilot Vinal Applebee and others were interviewed by WVII-7 for a special video segment . "Saving Lives - EYE IN THE SKY".
Sept/Oct 2017 - UAS pilot Nancy Rimms-Staples was interviewed in the by-monthly national magazine "Aviation for Women" , in an article title The Power of Drones.
08/25/17 Article in Appalachian Mountain Club Outdoors magazine featuring UAS pilot Nancy Rimms-Staples in an article titled Search-and-Rescue Drones Take Flight.
Feb/Mar 2017 - Director of Operations Richard Bowie and Chief UAS pilot Vinal Applebee were interviewed in the bi-monthly national magazine "inside unmanned systems" , in an article title UAS Search & Rescue - Help From Above.
07/24/16 - Chief UAS pilot Vinal Applebee had the opportunity to explain to WABI-TV5's Zachary Warren in this revealing video how drones are becoming an important asset in Search and Rescue operations.
04/23/15 SPAR 3D in Japan article on DEEMI receiving FAA Part 333 (Japan)