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Check out some articles and videos of the Search Tech Advisory Team in the news. 

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August 05, 2019

Forging a path after hiker’s rescue

As the dust settles after Amanda Eller’s 17-day disappearance in Makawao Forest Reserve, questions remain over how to forge the best path forward...

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June 24, 2019

Tech makes it easier to search wilderness for missing people

Yesenia D’Alessandro loaded a GPS tracking app on her cellphone and trudged into a remote Hawaii forest, joining more than 100 other volunteers looking for a missing hiker. She climbed through muddy ravines...

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May 29, 2019

How Maui Volunteers Found Two Missing Hikers in a Week

In the early morning hours of May 29, a helicopter circled Mauna Kahalawai, on the Hawaiian island of Maui, deploying Forward-Looking Infrared Radar...

 

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STAT announces its launch on NBC's Dateline:

’We’re going to pay it forward’: Parents of Amanda Eller now helping other families of the missing