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Drone as a Service Company Measure Raises Capital, Plans New Houston Office

UAO Staff
UAO Staff on September 30, 2015

32 Advisors and Measure, a Drone as a Service company, have announced that Measure has completed a significant capital raise and will become an independent entity from 32 Advisors, a cross-border advisory firm. Measure provides turnkey solutions to acquire, process [Read More]

AirMap Lands $2.6 Million Investment from Lux Capital

UAO Staff
UAO Staff on July 28, 2015

AirMap, a start-up that provides a comprehensive airspace database and resource for unmanned aircraft (UAS) operators for knowing where and where not to fly, has received a $2.6 million investment led by Lux Capital. Co-investors are Social+Capital Partnership, Bullpen Capital, [Read More]

FAA Launches ‘No Drone Zone’ Campaign for National Capital Region

UAO Staff
UAO Staff on May 14, 2015

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced a public outreach campaign that reinforces a ‘no drone zone‘ for the National Capital Region around Washington, D.C. The District of Columbia and cities and towns within a 15-mile radius of Ronald-Reagan Washington [Read More]

Skyward Secures Millions in Expansion Seed Capital

UAO Staff
UAO Staff on April 28, 2015

Skyward, the information platform for commercial drone operators, has announced a $4.1 million round of seed funding, which will be used to expand the company’s engineering and product development team. Skyward, based in Portland, Ore., connects drones and their operators [Read More]

UAV Company 3D Robotics Secures Significant Venture Capital

UAO Staff
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]