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Jun 03, 2019, 08:00 ET Former FCC Chair Tom Wheeler Joins AirMap Board to Help Shape Future Unmanned Airspace Economy

Today, AirMap, the leading global unmanned aerial systems traffic management (UTM) platform, announced the appointment of Tom Wheeler, former...


Oct 30, 2018, 13:00 ET AirMap Chooses Microsoft Azure as its Trusted Cloud Platform for Responsible Drone Use

Today AirMap, the leading global airspace management platform for drones, announced that it has selected Microsoft Azure as its exclusive cloud...


Sep 05, 2018, 09:00 ET AirMap UTM Services Now Available for QGroundControl The pre-integration of AirMap Platform SDK in QGroundControl extends industry-leading UTM services to developers and OEMs for safe and scalable drone operations

INTERDRONE -- AirMap, the leading global airspace management platform for drones, today released the integration of the AirMap Platform SDK into...


Sep 05, 2018, 09:00 ET REIN's DroneInsurance.com and AirMap Announce Collaboration Enabling Users To Easily Purchase Drone Insurance

INTERDRONE - Today AirMap, the world's leading airspace management platform for drones, and DroneInsurance.com, a digital drone insurance portal, are ...


Aug 02, 2018, 04:00 ET AirMap UTM Deployed in Czech Republic to Manage the Country's Busiest Airspace

Today, AirMap, the world's leading airspace management platform for drones, announced that its UTM services are being deployed by Air Navigation...


Jun 26, 2018, 06:00 ET Swiss U-space Services Power Traffic Management for Dozens of Drone Flights in National Demo

Today skyguide, the Swiss air navigation service provider, and AirMap, the world's leading airspace management platform for drones, successfully...


Jun 21, 2018, 09:00 ET TopXGun Enhances Flight Controllers With AirMap UTM Services

Shenzhen International UAV Expo - AirMap announced today that its UTM services have been selected by TopXGun to be integrated into the company's...


May 09, 2018, 04:17 ET AirMap Selected as UAS Service Supplier in Six UAS IPP Awards

Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration announced the state, local, and tribal governments approved to...


Jan 30, 2018, 09:48 ET AirMap Brings Low-Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability to Third Party Developers

AirMap, the world's leading airspace management platform for drones, today announced a feature that makes LAANC, the Low-Altitude Authorization and...


Dec 12, 2017, 14:09 ET AirMap Partners with Airways New Zealand to Trial the Country's First Drone Traffic Management System

AirMap has joined forces with Airways New Zealand to deploy an unmanned traffic management system that enables safe and compliant drone flights for a ...


Nov 09, 2017, 15:42 ET AirMap and Kespry Partner for Safe, Compliant Drone Flights

AirMap and Kespry today announced a partnership that brings AirMap's best-in-class airspace intelligence, including airspace advisories, wind, and...


Oct 26, 2017, 12:00 ET With New AirMap-FAA Integration, Drone Operators Receive Automated Access to Controlled Airspace

For the first time ever commercial drone operators can request automated authorization to fly in controlled airspace near select U.S. airports using...


Aug 08, 2017, 09:00 ET AirMap and Kansas Department of Transportation Partner to Deploy Unmanned Traffic Management Technology Statewide

Today, AirMap and Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) are announcing that they will deploy Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) technology across ...


Feb 23, 2017, 06:30 ET AirMap and senseFly Partner to Advance Safety for Commercial Drones

AirMap, the world's leading airspace management platform for drones, and senseFly, the world's first choice producer of mapping drones, today...


Feb 23, 2017, 06:30 ET AirMap Secures $26 Million to Accelerate Global Adoption of Airspace Management Platform for Drones

AirMap, the world's leading airspace management platform for drones, today announced a $26 million Series B funding round led by Microsoft Ventures,...


Dec 20, 2016, 09:00 ET AirMap Launches Christmas Eve Tracker for Santa's New Delivery Drone

North Pole – On December 24th-25th, AirMap will be tracking Santa's first-ever Christmas Eve drone deliveries at santa.airmap.com. This holiday...


Dec 13, 2016, 09:00 ET AirMap, DigiCert Introduce First-Ever Digital Identity Certificate for Drones

Today, AirMap announced Drone ID, a partnership with DigiCert that will enable, for the first time, instant authentication of an unmanned aircraft's...


Oct 20, 2016, 12:05 ET AirMap Announces Appointment Of Chief Technology Officer Daniel Rubio

AirMap, the world's leading airspace management platform for drones, announced today that Daniel Rubio has joined the company as Chief Technology...


Jul 14, 2016, 09:00 ET DJI and AirMap Deliver Real-Time Wildfire Awareness and Geofencing Capabilities for Drones

DJI, the world's leading maker of unmanned aerial vehicles, and AirMap, the world's leading provider of airspace intelligence and navigation services ...


Jun 29, 2016, 12:00 ET Airline Industry Leader Joins Board of Fast-Rising Drone Airspace Management Start-Up

AirMap, the world's leading provider of airspace information and services for unmanned aircraft, announced today the appointment of William S. Ayer,...


May 04, 2016, 09:00 ET AirMap Expands Airspace Management System with iOS App for Drone Operators

AirMap, the world's leading provider of airspace information and services for unmanned aircraft, announced today the release of the AirMap app for...


Apr 07, 2016, 07:00 ET Fast Growing AirMap Raises $15M Series A To Accelerate Development Of Airspace Management System For Drones

AirMap, the world's leading provider of airspace information and services for unmanned aircraft, today announced that it raised a $15 million Series...


Mar 29, 2016, 11:05 ET AirMap & the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Launch UAS Notice System

AirMap, the world's leading provider of airspace information and services for unmanned aircraft, and the American Association of Airport Executives...


Feb 04, 2016, 03:21 ET AirMap Security Experts Usher in a Safe Future for Drones

AirMap, the leading provider of airspace services for drones, announced Thursday information security expert Jared Ablon joined the company as Chief...


Nov 17, 2015, 06:56 ET AirMap Announces Partnerships With Leading Drone Manufacturers DJI And 3DR

AirMap, the leading provider of airspace information and services for drones, announced Tuesday that it has partnered with drone industry leaders DJI ...