PRESS RELEASE 12 JULY 2016
Italeaf: Skyrobotic presents at the Farnborough International Air Show its new Ground control station
Thanks to the new innovative console it is possible to control drone fleets and to connect to a centralized control room
Growing Skyrobotic's offer for the security, safety, survey and inspection sectors
Skyrobotic, a company leader in the production of drones under 25 kilograms entirely Made in Italy, part of the Italeaf Group, presented at the Farnborough International Air Show (UK) the new Ground Control Station bundled with the remote piloting aircraft system SF6.
In particular, the company has showed its latest generation console that integrates, in addition to the flight control stick, two high brightness touch monitor from which it is possible to control both the drone system and the payload for the data collection. The new "GCS" is able to control more drones in flight (fleet management) and has also been designed to be connected to a control room, so as to allow the remote control of the aircraft and of the sensors.
Many the safety features, from the redundancy of power supplies and radio frequencies to the use of encrypted communication protocols. The new GCS allows the pilot to be in control of all the system features in a friendly and functional way but also to be able to choose whether to transfer control of the cameras to another operator.
The Skyrobotic team will be present at the Farnborough International Air Show to 17 July within the space of Umbria Aerospace, established in 2008 thanks the initiative of Confindustria Umbria, in Hall 4 stand C120. In the days of the event some visits of authorities, customers and stakeholders are programmed.
Skyrobotic S.p.A. is the Italian leading company in the field of UAV (drones) production. Established in December 2013, it is part of Italeaf group, working on the development, manufacturing and marketing og civil and commercial drones, mini and micro classes for the professional market. With a constant focus on innovation, the company aims to achieve leadership in the professional sector of unmanned aircraft, taking care of the whole industrial chain: from design to the system integration, till the production of reliable and effective platforms. Skyrobotic joins track record, operational experience and the financial capacity of Italeaf, which is leader in the fields of cleantech and innovative industry and listed on the MTF NASDAQ First North at the Stockholm Stock Exchange. Moreover Skyrobotic joins the know-how and experience of Siralab Robotics, a company with high technological content.
Mangold Fondkommission AB is the Certified Adviser of Italeaf on NASDAQ OMX First North.
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Mangold Fondkommission AB
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Italeaf SpA, established in December 2010, is a holding company and a business accelerator for companies and startups in the areas of innovation and cleantech. Italeaf operates as a company builder, promoting the creation and development of industrial startups in the fields of cleantech, smart energy and technological innovation. Italeaf has headquarters and plants in Italy at Nera Montoro (Narni), Terni, Milano and Lecce; has international offices in London and Hong Kong and a research and development centre in the Hong Kong Science and Technology Park. The company controls TerniEnergia, listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange and active in the fields of renewable energy, energy efficiency and waste management, WiSave in the "internet of things" field, for the development and production of thermostats and smart technologies for the remote control of electrical and heating items of buildings managed through a cloud infrastructure, and Skyrobotic, in the business development and manufacture of civil and commercial drones in mini and micro classes for the professional market, Numanova, operating in the field of innovative metallurgy and additive manufacturing and Italeaf RE, a real estate company.
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Source: Italeaf S.p.A. via GlobeNewswire