The sentence isn't unusual. It's quite natural to my ear. It's just a way saying drones are very useful with respect to daily life or rescue operations. You can take it as an expression, personification, or whatever. This kind of expression is used in kinds of medias.
it’s very bad, the assumption & consideration behind the sentence.
even if we think of personification (擬人), treat a drone as a human being. then,
do we glorify a train in daily transportation?
a rocket in space mission?
a pen / typewriter in award-winning novel writing?
these’re tools. the quoted sentence only praises the ...