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#eye in the sky

# eye-in-the-sky - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Drones to be deployed to assist firefighters tackling forest fires over coming months
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Drones to be deployed to assist firefighters tackling forest fires over coming months

May 12th 2020, 9:37 PM 14,191 Views 22 Comments

It’s the second year drones will be used to monitor designated ‘hot spots’ across regions of Dublin, Wicklow and the Midlands.

# eye-in-the-sky - Thursday 15 February, 2018

The government is going to use drones to crack down on illegal dumping
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The government is going to use drones to crack down on illegal dumping

Feb 15th 2018, 6:04 PM 10,358 Views 48 Comments

Local authorities and community groups can now apply for funding under the initiative.

# eye-in-the-sky - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Quiz: Can you name the Irish town from above?
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# Eye In The Sky

Quiz: Can you name the Irish town from above?

Jun 25th 2016, 8:30 PM 58,506 Views 53 Comments

Eyes up.

# eye-in-the-sky - Saturday 16 April, 2016

War waged by remote control: What goes on behind the scenes of a drone attack
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# Eye In The Sky

War waged by remote control: What goes on behind the scenes of a drone attack

Apr 16th 2016, 9:00 PM 18,052 Views 31 Comments

The new movie, Eye in the Sky, puts drone warfare under the spotlight.

# eye-in-the-sky - Saturday 19 September, 2015

A GoPro launched into space was found after two years - and the footage is beautiful
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A GoPro launched into space was found after two years - and the footage is beautiful

Sep 19th 2015, 6:00 PM 23,149 Views 17 Comments

Wonderful.

# eye-in-the-sky - Thursday 17 September, 2015

What was an American surveillance plane doing flying over Ireland for five hours?
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# Eye In The Sky

What was an American surveillance plane doing flying over Ireland for five hours?

Sep 17th 2015, 8:14 PM 42,501 Views 86 Comments

Nobody is quite sure.

# eye-in-the-sky - Sunday 26 July, 2015

The Air Corps got a pretty spectacular view of Ed Sheeran last night
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# Eye In The Sky

The Air Corps got a pretty spectacular view of Ed Sheeran last night

Jul 26th 2015, 12:39 PM 31,248 Views 48 Comments

Not bad at all.

# eye-in-the-sky - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Quiz: Can you tell this landmark from above?
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# Eye In The Sky

Quiz: Can you tell this landmark from above?

Jun 6th 2015, 9:30 PM 48,275 Views 24 Comments

Are you an eye in the sky?

# eye-in-the-sky - Friday 22 May, 2015

Three teens on stolen motorbike arrested - after helicopter gives chase
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# Eye In The Sky

Three teens on stolen motorbike arrested - after helicopter gives chase

May 22nd 2015, 3:23 PM 13,471 Views 7 Comments

Two 14-year-olds and a 17-year-old were spotted on the bike

# eye-in-the-sky - Friday 2 January, 2015

QUIZ: Can you tell these international cities from satellite photos?
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# Eye In The Sky

QUIZ: Can you tell these international cities from satellite photos?

Jan 2nd 2015, 7:30 PM 27,325 Views 29 Comments

Think you learned nothing from geography?

# eye-in-the-sky - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Eyes in sky help when catastrophe strikes
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# Satellites

Eyes in sky help when catastrophe strikes

Apr 7th 2013, 5:00 PM 6,710 Views 3 Comments

International agreement allows satellites to be pulled out of their orbit to monitor natural or manmade disasters.