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Smart, Nokia secure funding from GSMA for disaster response drone system

Wednesday 11 July 2018 | 15:13 CET | News
Smart Communications and Nokia have received funding from the GSMA for a disaster response drone system. The Nokia Saving Lives drone project, which will operate on Smart's frequencies during emergencies, has been selected as a grantee by the GSMA Disaster Response Innovation Fund. The Nokia Saving Lives program seeks to provide communications and technical assistance to emergency response teams.

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Companies: GSMA / Nokia / Smart Communications
Countries: Philippines
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