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Made in the U.S. vs. NDAA compliance

Made in the U.S. vs. NDAA compliance

The term “NDAA compliant” is widely used in the drone industry to refer to drones that are “safe to use” by government agencies and enterprises. However, this does not mean that drones made in the U.S. are automatically ok to be used by the U.S. government. Much more...

What is open source and why does it matter?

What is open source and why does it matter?

Imagine a world where each appliance you bought had a different outlet connector. It would be exhausting, expensive, and frustrating. That’s why your country, and possibly its neighbors, agreed on standardized power outlets. That’s what open standards are.  If...

Situational awareness for public safety

Situational awareness for public safety

The main focus of our first release in 2021 is to help public safety drone operators with increased situational awareness. New features allow them to share locations with teammates, easily track moving objects and get the accurate position of a point of interest....

Auterion led PX4 contributions in 2020

Auterion led PX4 contributions in 2020

The shift towards open source development is no longer exclusive to IT companies, but is permeating across nearly every industry today. Open source technologies are dramatically changing how products and services are developed and delivered, which is positively...

Romeo Durscher joins Auterion

Romeo Durscher joins Auterion

Romeo Durscher joins Auterion as VP of Public Safety to bring the power of open standards to first responders https://youtu.be/Wd6X3T6WFxc We are thrilled today to announce the appointment of Romeo Durscher as Auterion’s new Vice President of Public Safety with the...

Thomas Goetschmann joins Auterion as Chief Operating Officer

Thomas Goetschmann joins Auterion as Chief Operating Officer

Today, we are very excited to announce that Thomas Goetschmann, has joined Auterion as the Chief Operating Officer. Thomas will be driving Auterion’s finance, operations, manufacturing and sales ops globally. Thomas Goetschmann has over 14 years experience helping...

Meet the team: Flight test engineer, Luke Walker

Meet the team: Flight test engineer, Luke Walker

As a flight test engineer at Auterion, Luke configures and tests aircraft and other hardware before delivery to our customers.  As part of the team in our U.S. office, when Luke is not testing he can be found demonstrating technology to customers and working with...

Meet the team: Program manager, Casey Barrett

Meet the team: Program manager, Casey Barrett

Today, as a Program Manager at Auterion, Casey works with customers, suppliers, and a variety of teams across the company to help drive product strategy and establish critical processes that support delivering product into our customers hands.  “On any given day,...

Smarter autonomous UAV missions

Smarter autonomous UAV missions

This past month, Auterion’s autonomy team focused on improving one of the core safety features of our flight control software: not colliding into obstacles that are on the flight path, to give pilots more confidence when flying.

InterDrone 2019 Summary

InterDrone 2019 Summary

InterDrone 2019 was a success. Our co-founder Lorenz Meier held a keynote and three software engineers held technical sessions on software development, hardware reference designs, and insights on how automatic flight log analysis can improve the reliability of UAVs.

Drone Workflows in 2019

Drone Workflows in 2019

Real-time work tools have transformed how enterprises get things done – at Auterion we believe that drone workflows for drone operators make drones safer and more reliable.

Contribution Rankings to PX4

Contribution Rankings to PX4

In 2018 Auterion was responsible for at least one-third of the total contributions to the PX4 ecosystem. Have a read at the technology improvements that Auterion brought to the community.

PX4 Roadmap 2019 Webinar

PX4 Roadmap 2019 Webinar

PX4 is becoming an industry standard, adopted by most of the players in the drone industry. The key maintainers of the community presented the 2019 roadmap of the largest open source drone community.

MAVSDK Webinar Recap

MAVSDK Webinar Recap

The webinar on the SDK was a lesson on how to write apps and control PX4 powered drones from a convenient SDK. The SDK supports different programming languages and can be used on mobile, desktop and servers.

A summary of InterDrone 2018

A summary of InterDrone 2018

InterDrone was the chance to present our product, announce the closing of our seed investment and show the work done in the last months for our customers and for the PX4 community.