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February 27, 2020
WESTPAC LITTLE RIPPER LEAD DRONE COMPANY IN RIPPER RESCUE ALLIANCE

TODAY show feature story on the Ripper Rescue Alliance. Westpac Little Ripper is part of the Ripper Rescue Alliance. This is a group of like minded Australian drone and tech companies who are working together to save wildlife who have been injured in the recent bushfires with the team from WIRES in New South Wales. […]

February 19, 2020
Westpac Little Ripper drones use their proven tech to search for wildlife

Westpac Little Ripper and the team behind these famous search and rescue drones have partnered with WIRES to use their cutting edge drone technology to help find Wildlife injured in the Australian bushfires. Fellow Ripper Rescue Alliance partner Australian UAV and their infrared expert Jamie Holyoak was on hand last week for this story with […]

January 24, 2020
ANIMAL HELPERS USING DRONES TO SPOT WILDLIFE

Australia accused of ‘sleepwalking to catastrophe’ as nation starts to count bushfire toll on wildlife As Australia begins to assess the bushfires’ devastating impact on native wildlife, there are fears for many individual species, and different views on what the top priorities should be. David Mills and Louise Starkey, News Corp Australia Network January 24, […]

January 20, 2020
Telstra Festival of 5G features Westpac Little Ripper

Telstra’s Festival of 5G invited Westpac Little Ripper to be part of this event in Sydney. Westpac Little Ripper drones have worked on several Telstra 5G projects over the past year. Cameron Price from Channel 7 was at the Festival of 5G to see how Westpac Little Ripper drone technology and Telstra connectivity work hand […]

January 13, 2020
South China Morning Post reports on The Ripper Group

An Australian company has developed a sophisticated drone that could mean the difference between life and death for people in shark-infested waters. The device can detect more than 20 objects in the water including sharks and crocodiles and is capable of taking countermeasures in crisis situations. In 2018 it performed the world’s first ocean rescue […]

January 2, 2020
“We’re the eyes in the sky.”

“We’re the eyes in the sky.” The Westpac Little Ripper drones are advanced search and rescue drones equipped with award winning artificial intelligence designed to protect our beaches and keep our wildlife safe. In an extended interview with 60 minutes reporter Tara Brown, watch the Westpac Little Ripper drones in action in water safety overwatch […]

December 29, 2019
Litte Ripper wins Hearts

Westpac Little Ripper has picked up another award. The Ripper Group was recognised in their continuing research and development of life saving payloads carried by our specialised search and rescue drones. An Australia Hearts award was awarded to The Ripper Group  ‘For daring innovation as they can deliver life saving defibrillators to people who can’t […]

December 27, 2019
#A CASE FOR CHANGE

Westpac Little Ripper travelled to North Queensland with Stephen and Jess from Flying The Nest to shoot this great story for Case For Change for conservation and keeping beaches safe. Using Telstra’s mobile network, specially adapted Westpac Little Ripper drones provide a live video stream from above, giving the life guard operator on the ground a […]

December 18, 2019
World Launch of CrocSpotter Ai Algorithm

Westpac Little Ripper drone flying in North Queensland with live video stream running revolutionary CrocSpotter Ai Algorithm to Brisbane – World of Drones Congress.  Westpac Little Ripper drones is working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to produce an ultra low latency of l second high definition video stream running Artificial Intelligence (Ai) analytics via a drone. […]

September 27, 2019
CrocSpotter app uses AI tech to identify hidden crocodile

CrocSpotter app uses AI tech to identify hidden crocodiles A world-first artificial intelligence program designed by Aussie scientists is helping to protect swimmers from crocodile attacks at Queensland’s most dangerous beaches. Nic Darveniza Courier Mail September 27, 2019 A world-first artificial intelligence program designed by Aussie scientists is helping to protect swimmers from crocodile attacks […]

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