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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...

Auterion and C2 Group partner to drive US made drone adoption

Auterion and C2 Group partner to drive US made drone adoption

Auterion is pleased to announce a partnership with C2 Group, a full-service program, project, and construction management firm, to power the use of drones for inspection, mapping and emergency/disaster response across the utilities and critical infrastructure...

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...

Auterion driving ROS 2 adoption for flying robots

Auterion driving ROS 2 adoption for flying robots

Auterion announces a comprehensive Skynode integration with open source robotic libraries and middleware at ROS World 2020 The Robotic Operating System (ROS) provides libraries and tools to help software developers create robot applications. ROS features include...

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,...

One step forward in autonomous air delivery

One step forward in autonomous air delivery

With rapid technological advances in vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) capable drones, aerial delivery and cargo transportation within urban areas and remote locations are rapidly becoming a reality.

Enabling navigation with limited or no GPS signal

Enabling navigation with limited or no GPS signal

As part of the next Auterion Enterprise PX4 release, our autonomy team developed an integrated visual information system, as an additional data source, for positioning in limited or no GPS signal environments.

Auterion and Avy collaborate on BVLOS VTOL

Auterion and Avy collaborate on BVLOS VTOL

Auterion and Avy teamed up to develop the Avy Aera, an advanced long-endurance VTOL drone, designed specifically for medical delivery, public safety, sustainable logistics, and wildlife conservation operations.

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.

Enabling long-range VTOL with GE

Enabling long-range VTOL with GE

Earlier this year, we teamed up with GE Aviation to integrate the Auterion Enterprise PX4 operating system into GE Aviation’s Unmanned Aircraft System avionics platform. Today we are bringing to market the first long-range VTOL in our product portfolio.

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.

PX4 Developer Summit 2019

PX4 Developer Summit 2019

On June 20 – 21 2019, the first-ever PX4 Developer Summit took place at ETH Zurich. Over 200 developers flew from all over the world to meet the largest drone community in the world.