Wingtra Partners with RDO Integrated Controls

To ease the availability of the WingtraOne drone throughout the US, Wingtra has partnered with RDO Integrated Controls. The first time we discussed about Wingtra last September, the Switzerland-based company had just partnered with Florida-based Lengemann Corporation, providing Lengemann customers in Florida, Georgia, and Alabama with access to the WingtraOne drone. One month later, Wingtra…

HEX / Taoglas Antenna Collaboration Helps Navigate a Clear Course in Crowded Drone Field

The anticipated growth of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs, or drones) through 2020 highlights the necessity of reliable, fault-resilient flight control and navigation. The 2016 worldwide market for drone shipments exceeded 2.2 million, according to Gartner, totaling $4.5 billion in sales. Looking ahead, Goldman Sachs is predicting a $100 billion drone market by 2020, fueled by…

Drone Market Overview and Update from the Commercial UAV Expo

As one of the Keynote presentations at Commercial UAV Expo Americas, attendees listened to a comprehensive analysis of the commercial drone market in 2017 by Mike Blades of Frost & Sullivan and Colin Snow of Skylogic Research LLC. Mike shared the latest on where the commercial drone ecosystem is now along with prospects for the…

EUKA Takes the Lead in Drone Community Organization and Promotion for Europe

The European Community, through the European Aviation Safety Association or EASA has been aggressively advancing the cause of drone regulation in an effort to attract UAV companies to establish in its territory. One fine example of this push to attract entrepreneurs and their start-ups is EUKA (www.euka.org), the European drone cluster acknowledged and supported in…