Business Operations – Page 47

CoroWare Teams Up with FRST to Deliver Unmanned Systems

Posted by UAO Staff on January 17, 2014

Kirkland, Wash.-based solutions integrator CoroWare Inc. has established a strategic partnership agreement with FRST Inc., an Alamogordo, N.M.-based unmanned and autonomous system company, to cooperatively develop mobile robotics hardware and software control systems that will be used on integrated, cross-domain [Read More]

Arizona Economic Development Foundation Launches UAS Test Site

Posted by UAO Staff on January 15, 2014

The Sierra Vista Economic Development Foundation (SVEDF) has acquired a 160-acre parcel of land in Cochise County, Ariz., to use as a testing and training facility for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). According to SVEDF, the facility is named Four Pillars [Read More]

Ohio, Indiana Moving Ahead with UAS Research and Development

Posted by UAO Staff on January 13, 2014

Despite not being among the states designated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to research and test unmanned aerial systems (UAS), Ohio and Indiana will nevertheless operate their own UAS test sites. The Columbus Dispatch says the two states will [Read More]

Camber Partners with Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi on UAS Test Site

Posted by UAO Staff on January 09, 2014

Huntsville, Ala.-based Camber Corp., an intel, cyber, systems engineering and information technology company, is teaming with Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi at the university's test site for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Camber notes that the UAS market is one of the [Read More]

New York UAS Test Site Snares First Customer

Posted by UAO Staff on January 03, 2014

Following the Federal Aviation Administration's selection of six national unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research and test site operators, Syracuse, N.Y.-based Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR) has found its first customer in New York City-based UAS company Flyterra. NUAIR [Read More]

RobotShop Acquires Multi-Rotor UAV Company DiaLFonZo-Copter

Posted by UAO Staff on December 12, 2013

RobotShop, a company that provides personal, domestic and professional robots, development platforms, kits and specialized robotic parts, has acquired DiaLFonZo-Copter, a Canadian firm that designs and produces multi-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) copters. ‘Combining RobotShop's online presence, sales force, manufacturing [Read More]

UAV Company 3D Robotics Secures Significant Venture Capital

Posted by UAO Staff on December 12, 2013

3D Robotics (3DR), an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) company, says it has secured a $6 million investment from venture capital firm Mayfield as a part of 3DR's $30 million Series B funding round, which was announced in September. 3DR, which [Read More]

UAS Company Wants to Settle Down in North Carolina

Posted by UAO Staff on December 09, 2013

Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) company Olaeris has selected North Carolina as its top choice for a U.S. headquarters facility. Olaeris reports it is currently engaging Piedmont economic development leaders to identify the most promising location for what the company believes [Read More]

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Developer CyPhy Works Completes Financing Round

Posted by UAO Staff on November 05, 2013

CyPhy Works, an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) developer, has closed a $7 million financing round led by Lux Capital, with participation from General Catalyst Partners, Felicis Ventures and several undisclosed angel investors. CyPhy notes that as part of the financing, [Read More]

Halberd Announces Finance and Insurance Agreement to Help Expand UAS Market

Posted by UAO Staff on December 06, 2012

Halberd Corp., a provider of unmanned aerial system (UAS) services, and JC Funding II LLC have partnered to offer financing and insurance to facilitate Halberd's clients in contracting and purchasing UAS carried on its platforms. According to Halberd, this financing [Read More]