DENVER, COLORADO – April 30, 2018 – Airobotics, a global leader in fully automated industrial drones, today announced that it will showcase its drone platform at AUVSI Xponential in Denver, Co, from May 1-3 (Booth # 604). Airobotics, which was recently honored by Fast Company as “One of the World’s Most Innovative Companies”, is the first company to be granted an aviation authority to fly drones without a human pilot.
The media and attendees are invited to see the drones up close and meet with company executives, including CEO Ran Krauss, COO Richard Wooldridge, VP R&D Meir Kliner, and VP Marketing Efrat Fenigson.
Krauss will be speaking on a panel where he will discuss his extensive experience working with regulators and share details regarding how Airobotics’ became the first company to be granted automated BVLOS certification in Israel, and BVLOS in Australia.
Panel Topic: “Technology Advancements Moving BVLOS Operations Forward”
When and Where: May 3rd at 11am, Colorado Convention Center, Room 301/302
Airobotics’ customer base, which includes South32 in Australia and Intel in Israel, is growing, and Airobotics is also announcing new customers:
• BHP in Arizona: New deployment aimed at reducing risk and improving efficiency, performing inspections and delivering orthophotos and 3D models.
• Minera Centinela in Chile: A copper mine and part of Antofagasta Group, the largest mining group in Chile, with RockBlast as the exclusive distributor.
• Shapir Ashtrom in Israel: Surveying reclamation areas, monitoring breakwater construction and stockpile measurements for the largest seaport in Israel.
The company was recently granted the world’s first regulatory certification to perform fully automated drone flights without a human pilot by the Israeli Civil Aviation Authority. They also received a Frost & Sullivan 2018 New Product Innovation Award for its autonomous drone platform, as well as the 2017 Edison Award, honoring the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products and services.
Airobotics has developed a pilotless drone solution, the first of its kind in the global market.
Airobotics provides an end-to-end, fully automatic solution for collecting aerial data and gaining invaluable insights. The industrial grade platform is available on-site and on-demand, enabling industrial facilities to access premium aerial data in a faster, safer, more efficient way.
The team at Airobotics fuses expertise in aerospace hardware design, robust electronic systems, leading software engineering, and years of experience in commercial drone operations. This varied experience has allowed them to design a solution suited to address the needs of the world’s most complex industrial environments.