Brent Hannig is a 27 year veteran with the Henderson Fire Department in the Las Vegas Valley. He has been a Firefighter, Fire Engineer, and a Fire Captain for the last 13 years. In his position of Captain, he has served as an Engine Captain, Truck Captain, Technical Rescue Team Captain, and is currently a Training Captain in the HFD Training Division.
He is a published author with Brady Fire Books, in the area of fire hydraulics. He is co-author of “Fire Department Hydraulics” 2nd and 3rd editions. Brent also holds an associate degree in Fire Department Technology.
In 2017, Brent took a position in the training division, where one of his responsibilities was to continue the progression of the Henderson Fire Department sUAS program.
In 2018, Brent and his wife Amie opened a sUAS advertising company, “SkyEye Imagery llc”. Brent has also obtained waivers for night flight (107.29) as well as Class B Airspace Authorization (107.41). The company has produced videos of kitesurfing, Fire Department drills at the Stratosphere, construction projects and family history.
When he is not working or flying drones, Brent enjoys kitesurfing, golfing and spending time with his family.