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French Drone Company Opening U.S. Hub, Launching Services Entity

UAO Staff
UAO Staff on Mar 11, 2016

As part of its international expansion strategy, France-based drone company Delair-Tech is opening a new subsidiary in the U.S. in the second half of the year. The company says it has inked $14.5 million in fundraising, primarily from investment company [Read More]

Drone-Based Gas Pipeline Surveillance Program Comes to France

UAO Staff
UAO Staff on Jul 07, 2015

Natural gas transmission company GRTgaz has chosen AIR MARINE, a French company specializing in aerial data acquisition and processing, to lead monthly drone surveillance of an 80 km stretch of pipeline on GRTgaz's natural gas transport network. In France, GRTgaz [Read More]

World Cup Drama: France Not Pleased with Hovering Drone

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UAO Staff on Jun 13, 2014

Although the Brazilian World Cup has just kicked off, controversy has already come about as a drone has reportedly been used to spy on the French team. According to a Football Italia report, Didier Deschamps, the team's manager, is seeking [Read More]