Drone company touches down in Timaru

An industrial aerial robotics company that has shifted from Hamilton to Timaru intends to start manufacturing farm drones in 2022.

“The plan is we will grow, developing a few projects to big volumes linked to agriculture and pest control,” Aeronavics operations manager Colin Roycroft said.

The company has shifted […]

2021-11-25T02:25:27+13:00November 25th, 2021|Media|

Aeronavics drones set to land in South Canterbury

Drones will be flying out of a new Timaru factory starting October 2021.

Aeronavics, a Hamilton industrial aerial robotics company whose clients include the US Navy, is relocating its manufacturing operation from Hamilton to 26 Kennels Rd, Washdyke.

“We’ve run out of space […]

2021-11-25T02:23:54+13:00November 2nd, 2021|Media|

Aeronavics joins the NZ Airspace Programme

Aeronavics is the fourth partner to join the Airspace Integration Trails Programme, which will enable the delivery of dedicated and controlled developmental testing, and evaluation of emerging advanced aviation technologies. Safe operations under BVLOS rules are a key barrier to the wide-scale adoption of drone technology here and overseas.

Read more: Benefits automated drone technology […]

2021-10-21T04:51:43+13:00May 21st, 2021|Media|
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