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Nordic Unmanned opens North American office

Sandnes, Norway – Nordic Unmanned opens a North American office headed by a seasoned industry veteran to expand its business in the world’s largest and fastest-growing drone market. The office will be located in Baltimore County, Maryland, close to strategic partners, potential governmental and commercial clients and aviation authorities. The focus will be on offering Nordic…

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Nordic Unmanned expands its global sales distribution network to the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.

Sandnes, Norway – Nordic Unmanned has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to Partner with the leading North American distributor RMUS LCC and the leading Australian distributor Sphere Drones for Nordic Unmanned’s range of Staaker, AirRobot, and DroneMatrix drone products and drone services. “We are excited to partner with these two leading drone solutions providers. Nordic…

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Emissions monitoring drones deployed in the Strait of Calais

Nordic Unmanned is under contract to assist the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) and the French General Directorate for Maritime Affairs, fishery and aquaculture (DGAMPA) in conducting a large-scale emissions monitoring campaign using remotely piloted aircraft. Since April, the CAMCOPTER S-100 has measured the sulphur content in ships’ exhaust plumes in the Channel and the…


Rogaland Investor Forum 2022

Nordic Unmanned, Sandnes Sparebank, Kraft Bank and Huddlestock have the pleasure of inviting to Rogaland Investor Forum, a physical and virtual meeting point between innovative companies, investors, analysts, media, and other stakeholders in the Rogaland region. Where and when? Time: Wednesday 31 August 2022, 09:30 – 13:30Venue: Nordic Unmanned offices at Rådhusgata 3, 4306 Sandnes,…


How to improve the safety culture in the drone industry

Head of Quality & Safety at Nordic Unmanned, Ole Benjamin Wike explains why the drone industry should push towards a standardized reporting structure, and how we could improve the safety culture in the drone industry. When we talk about safety, we cover four pillars: safety promotion, safety assurance, safety policy & objectives, and risk management.…

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Cross-border monitoring and surveillance campaign deployed over the eastern Baltic Sea

Nordic Unmanned is assisting the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) in a regional operation involving national authorities from Finland, Estonia and Latvia using remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) for monitoring and surveillance. During the operation which began in May 2022, Textron Systems’ Aerosonde™ Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) is being deployed over the eastern Baltic Sea…

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Drones for multipurpose maritime surveillance deployed in the Strait of Gibraltar

Nordic Unmanned becomes the first drone operator to have four simultaneous Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) deployments in Europe. Nordic Unmanned is under contract to the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) to assist the Spanish Ministry of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda (Ministerio de Transportes, Movilidad y Agenda Urbana) with conducting multipurpose maritime surveillance…


Statement on patent suit in Ireland

There have recently been media reports about Nordic Unmanned’s legal action against Irish drone company Manna Drone Delivery for patent infringements. The following statement presents the background. The patent in question was awarded to Burkhard Wiggerich, the founder of AirRobot, a company which Nordic Unmanned acquired in the fall of 2021. The patent specifically covers…

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Equinor and Nordic Unmanned start the world’s first offshore logistics operations using drones

Sandnes – Nordic Unmanned has received a call-off for the next phase of the Drone Offshore Logistics Contract with Equinor. The offshore operations will take place from the Gullfaks C offshore installation in the North Sea and will commence on 15. August. The operation marks a new milestone for the drone industry and for Equinor,…

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