AirMap and senseFly team up on commercial drone safety

senseFly wants to ensure the safety of its mapping drones with a new partnership. The company announced it is partnering with airspace-management platform provider AirMap on airspace intelligence.

Feb 24, 2017 3:02:25 PM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

AirMap announces $26 million round of funding

AirMap’s airspace-management platform for drones is getting more backing. The company has announced a US$26 million series B round of funding led by Microsoft Ventures. The funding will help AirMap expand its platform and unmanned aircraft traffic management solutions worldwide.

Feb 23, 2017 10:09:25 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

DroneDeploy partners with CNH Industrial to deliver an agriculture drone solution

DroneDeploy and CNH Industrial (a provider in agricultural solutions and services) want to provide an all-in-one UAV system for agriculture. CNH Industrial has announced it has selected DroneDeploy’s cloud-based platform to deliver drone services to customers.

Feb 16, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Topics: Precision Agriculture, Startups and Partnerships

Verizon acquires commercial drone solution provider Skyward

Feb 16, 2017 10:16:33 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

Measure to expand its drone-as-a-service offering with new funding

Drone-as-a-service company Measure wants to expand its drone service to enterprise customers. The company announced a US$15 million series B round of funding. The funding will be used to help Measure acquire, process and deliver actionable aerial data.

Jan 17, 2017 3:32:42 PM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

AirMap unveils drone security program

AirMap wants to lay out the foundation for drones to be implemented safely and securely into the national airspace. The company announced Drone ID, a digital identity certificate for drones. Drone ID was developed in collaboration with DigiCert, a security solutions provider.

Dec 13, 2016 2:54:55 PM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

AirMap opens APIs to drone developers

The drone industry is still in its early stages, and AirMap wants to help it reach its full potential. AirMap is an airspace-management platform provider designed to help drones become a part of everyday life. To do so, the company is opening up its airspace technology through a series of APIs and SDKs to developers.

Nov 29, 2016 5:00:04 PM

Topics: Releases, Startups and Partnerships

Airware acquires drone analytics company Redbird

Airware, a commercial aerial solution provider, is beefing up its services by acquiring data analytics company Redbird. Redbird is a France-based company designed to provide insight into mining, quarrying and construction industries.

Sep 22, 2016 11:10:32 AM

Topics: Mining, Startups and Partnerships, Construction

DroneDeploy tackles compliance with Skyward

Drone-management technology provider DroneDeploy wants to extend its software in order to provide a complete enterprise solution. The company has announced a new partnership information-management platform provider Skyward.

Sep 9, 2016 10:42:30 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships

AT&T to test LTE drones with Qualcomm

AT&T and Qualcomm have announced a partnership to test drones on commercial 4G LTE networks. Together the companies will work on how to safely and securely use drones on commercial 4G LTE and future networks such as 5G.

Sep 6, 2016 9:40:26 AM

Topics: Startups and Partnerships