There is even a video of the rescue being carried out from the viewpoint of the drone itself that can be found on Quartz who first reported the news.
Two northern NSW teenagers today became the first swimmers worldwide to be rescued from unsafe surf conditions by lifesaving drone technology.
Lifesavers then sent the drone to drop an inflatable rescue pod, enabling the swimmers to escape the danger and make it safely to shore. The advantage with using a drone was that instead of travelling through the unsteady water, it can fly to the swimmers.
The state government committed $430,000 to a trial of the drones off the North Coast in December previous year.
The call for help just so happened to have sounded as a group of nearby lifeguards were undergoing training in the use of drones.
Within minutes the lifeguards receiving the report, the flotation device was dropped and the two boys, 16 and 17 years old, were able to use it to swim back to shore, exhausted but otherwise unscathed.
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