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AgEagle Groups with Wing to Combine OpenSky into Floor Management

by Ian M. Crosby

At present, business chief AgEagle Aerial Techniques Inc. introduced that its subsidiary, Measure, has teamed up with Wing with a purpose to combine Wing’s OpenSky airspace entry app into Measure Floor Management, a software program platform for automating drone operations workflows. OpenSky helps drone operators to extra simply abide by airspace guidelines and laws, in addition to request authorization to fly in managed airspace in close to real-time.

“It’s AgEagle’s objective to ship solely best-in-class, full stack drone options to the market,” stated AgEagle CEO Brandon Torres Declet. “On this regard, integrating OpenSky from Wing into Measure Floor Management is predicted to materially improve the capabilities and underpinning worth proposition AgEagle presents to our enterprise and authorities prospects, which require correct situational consciousness to securely and compliantly function their drone applications within the U.S. airspace.”

Measure will make use of Wing’s OpenSky API to help customers in figuring out the place they’ll fly and plan flight missions. Ought to they should request flight authorizations for a particular mission, customers might be dropped at the OpenSky app to take action, earlier than returning to the Measure app the place they’ll fly their mission, gather and analyze knowledge and extra.

“We constructed OpenSky as a result of we imagine it’s paramount that everybody be capable of entry the sky safely,” stated Reinaldo Niegron, Wing’s Head of UTM. “Since we launched OpenSky, it has been utilized by tens of 1000’s of operators to search out out the place they’ll safely fly and request obligatory authorizations.”

OpenSky allows leisure and business drone operators alike to verify airspace data to search out out the place they’ll and might’t fly, request authorizations from regulators, and handle and log their flights and permissions to their pilot profile. OpenSky grants near-real-time authorizations for drone pilots who search to function in managed airspaces by way of the FAA’s LAANC’s program and Australia’s Automated Entry Authorizations Trial, and is able to offering authorizations in seconds. OpenSky is on the market without cost within the U.S. and Australia on each Google Play and the App Retailer. An API for OpenSky has been developed that lets firms like Measure make OpenSky obtainable to its personal customers by means of their very own app.

Measure lets enterprises harness the advantages of drone expertise by means of its Floor Management SaaS resolution, a cloud-based plug-and-play working system that gives pilots and huge enterprises with all the pieces they should function drone fleets, fly autonomously, collaborate globally, visualize knowledge and combine with current enterprise programs and processes. Measure has a world class buyer base, together with Fortune 500 firms resembling Marathon Pipeline, CNN, CoStar Group, Nationwide Insurance coverage, SECO Vitality, Skanska and Syngenta, and extra.

Learn extra about AgEagle, ideas from AgEagle CEO Brandon Torres Declet, and AgEagle’s latest acquisition of senseFly.

Ian attended Dominican College of California, the place he obtained a BA in English in 2019. With a lifelong ardour for writing and storytelling and a eager curiosity in expertise, he’s now contributing to DroneLife as a employees author.