Watch out world, here comes Parrot. Another investment for the constructors of the worlds most popular RPAS the AR Drone. Parrot have put money into French company Delair-Tech this joins their earlier flying wing investment in SenseFly.
Congratulations to the Delair-Tech team from sUAS News a well deserved achievement.
Delair-Tech has raised 4 million dollars of private investment from the ANDROMEDE holding company and also the PARROT technology company, thus accelerating its growth in the ever expanding professional civil UAS market.
“This investment will finance our growth and allow us to create a sound industrial capacity. It will allow us to build 100 UAS systems per year from 2014 onwards, set up a sales force and continue our Research and Development”, according to Michael de Lagarde, Delair-Tech’s President & CEO.
“Until now, we have mainly carried out service orientated contracts for our industrial clients such as SNCF, ErDF, Veolia, Telespazio and also DRTgaz (GDF SUEZ). From now on we will focus on system and product sales. This investment is a turning point for us, allowing us to harness and transform our technology and innovation into real business growth.” explains Benjamin Benharrosh, the company’s Director of Business Development.