A drone mission on May 31, 2018, filmed details of the dramatic changes occurring within Halema‘uma‘u crater at Kilauea’s summit since explosive eruptions of ash and gas and ongoing wall collapse began in mid-May.
On May 27, 2018, the Department of Interior Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Kilauea response team was conducting mapping missions in the lower East Rift Zone to monitor lava flow advancement rates and direction toward Highway 132 and populated areas.
This video of the summit of Kilaeau in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park was filmed on May 21, 2018, with a UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle).
Night aerial video of Kilauea volcano eruption in lower Puna. It was shot from a Hawaii Army National Guard UH-60 Blackhawk on May 22, 2018. It includes an aerial survey of the lava flow, fissure eruptions and Puna Geothermal Venture power plant.