Kittyhawk Adds Intelligent Flight Profiles to Enterprise Drone Platform

Kittyhawk has announced the addition of Flight Profiles, which allow fleet managers and Chief Pilots to set and enforce defaults across their teams. The product change will serve the growing class of internal drone teams within the enterprise.

Dec 6, 2017 11:15:39 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

Atlas Dynamics Raises $8 Million in Latest Funding Round

Atlas Dynamics (, a leading provider of drone-based solutions for the professional user, announced today it has raised $8 million from private and institutional investors.

Aug 1, 2017 10:10:52 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

DARTdrones and DroneDeploy Launch Drone Mapping Training Program

DARTdrones announced a new partnership with prominent drone mapping software company DroneDeploy. The program starts this fall with its first workshop, Aerial Mapping and Modeling with DroneDeploy.

Jul 13, 2017 8:58:51 AM

Topics: Mapping, Startups and Partnerships

3DR and SoftBank C&S Partner to Drive Productivity in Japanese AEC Industry

3DR has partnered with SoftBank C&S to bring its aerial data platform Site Scan to construction and engineering professionals in Japan. SoftBank's reputation in Japan as a quality distributor of IT services and communications will play a key role in convincing companies within AEC industry to adopt 3DR's software and drones to manage their construction, architecture, and engineering projects.

Jun 20, 2017 1:20:35 PM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships, Construction

Airbus creates new commercial drone services start-up “Airbus Aerial”

Airbus launched its U.S. base and operations of a new commercial drone start-up, named Airbus Aerial, at the AUVSI Xponential tradeshow and conference in Dallas.

May 12, 2017 4:26:12 PM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

DroneDeploy Partners with DJI to Bring Complete Drone Mapping Solution to Construction

DroneDeploy, the leading cloud software platform for commercial drones, today announced a partnership with DJI -- the global leader in developing and manufacturing drone and camera technology for personal and professional use to bring an all-in-one UAV system to construction enterprises. Available now from DJI's online store, the DroneDeploy & DJI Construction Mapping Package includes a one-year Pro or Business software subscription to the DroneDeploy platform, the DJI Phantom 4 Pro drone and other drone accessories.

May 9, 2017 1:26:54 PM

Topics: Mapping, Startups and Partnerships, Construction

Silent Falcon Announces Partnership with Ascent Vision

Silent Falcon UAS Technologies, manufacturer of long range, long endurance, silent, solar-electric powered UAS, announced today it has partnered with Ascent Vision, specialists in precision-imaging Gimbal Sensor Technology, making Ascent Vision their preferred supplier of gimbaled payloads.

May 2, 2017 11:22:10 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

3DR gets new funding

Despite what some may think, 3DR is still in the drone game, and it is continuing to compete in the enterprise drone software race. The company is announcing a $53 million round of funding to further build out its Site Scan solution.

Apr 28, 2017 12:47:40 PM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

New aerospace group SkyX to bring fully autonomous drones to oil & gas industry

SkyX – the innovative aerospace group based in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) –today announced its public launch as it prepares to secure its Round A financing. Founded by a former Captain in the Israeli Air Force and a Drone Pilot, Didi Horn, SkyX has developed ground-breaking Unmanned Aerial Vehicles – commonly known as ‘drones’ – to service the oil and gas industry. 

Developed to inspect pipelines for damage, as well as for mapping and security surveillance, SkyX’s SkyOne drones offer Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) capabilities, as well as autonomous flight and recharging. SkyOne can travel at 150km per hour for 70 min and can detect leaks, vandalism, vegetation encroachment – and more.

Apr 7, 2017 10:39:15 AM

Topics: Inspection, Startups and Partnerships, Oil and Gas

John Deere adds drones to its job sites

Mar 8, 2017 11:11:08 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships, Construction