Application specific UAVs for sub-Saharan Africa

March 5th, 2018, Published in Articles: PositionIT

Optron is now offering Microdrones unmanned aerial mapping solutions which will provide benefits and cost savings to clients who are looking for a professional multirotor drone/UAV solution. The UAVs with its interchangeable payloads and integrated workflows for different applications will benefit clients in various sub-Saharan industries. By pairing robust drones with quality sensors, the UAVs offer turn-key solutions that make it easy for businesses to use UAVs for surveying, mapping, construction, inspection, precision agriculture, mining, and other commercial applications. Long flight times, resistance to environmental challenges and technology such as direct georeferencing make the solutions safe, efficient and cost-effective choices for commercial users. The mdSolutions product line-up currently includes the mdMapper200, 1000, 1000DG, mdLidar1000 and mdTector1000CH4. Available immediately, Optron is offering the fully integrated systems – the advanced UAVs with custom hardware and software, outfitted for specific surveying applications. The company supplies and supports products across sub-Saharan Africa, with the assistance of a network of resellers and agents, and their solutions integrate a wide range of positioning technologies.

Contact Henno Morkel, Optron, Tel 012 683-4500,

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