Weiterstadt, Germany / Lima, Peru, 1 February 2022 – German drone supply pioneer Wingcopter is partnering with UAV LATAM, a Latin American holding with greater than 10 years of expertise within the unmanned aerial car house (UAV) and a presence in 7 nations. By way of this alliance, Wingcopter will work with UAV del Peru, a subsidiary of UAV LATAM, deploying the Wingcopter 198, Wingcopter’s new flagship Unmanned Plane System (UAS), to hold out drone supply operations for native purchasers. With the partnership, Wingcopter, UAV LATAM and UAV del Peru develop into leaders within the drone supply house in Peru.
UAV LATAM, by UAV del Peru, plans to make use of Wingcopter’s cargo drones, for instance, to supply entry to medical merchandise to hard-to-reach communities within the Peruvian Andes, and considers increasing the service to different nations of the area later. Since UAV LATAM’s pilots are already Wingcopter-trained, the corporate might be one of many first in Latin America to make the most of supply drone know-how for business and humanitarian functions.
UAV del Perú is a part of Peru Flying Labs, a member of the worldwide Flying Labs Community that was initiated by WeRobotics to strengthen native experience in using drones, robotics, knowledge and AI for constructive social change and create new job alternatives in additional than 30 nations around the globe. Wingcopter had joined the Flying Labs Community in early 2021 as a Expertise Companion.
Juan Bergelund, CEO of UAV LATAM, feedback: “At the moment, a number of Latin American nations have partially poor infrastructure, particularly within the well being sector, affecting billions of lives, a state of affairs that has been aggravated by COVID-19. At UAV LATAM, we’re satisfied that with the deployment of Wingcopter drones in Latin America, we will actively help Wingcopter’s imaginative and prescient of making environment friendly and sustainable drone supply options that enhance and save lives all over the place.”
Tom Plümmer, CEO of Wingcopter, provides: “By collaborating with UAV LATAM we leverage one other nice partnership to speed up our enlargement to Latin America. Our aim is to be current on all continents, by our community of Licensed Wingcopter Companions or by personal drone-as-a-service operations, and we’re on a very good observe to succeed in this aim quickly. We are able to’t wait to announce extra partnerships and personal operations in different elements of the world to additional enhance our world attain and business traction.”
Wingcopter is an award-winning German producer and repair supplier of eVTOL, fixed-wing Unmanned Plane Methods (UAS) devoted to bettering and saving the lives of individuals worldwide by impactful business and humanitarian functions. The startup is targeted on optimizing medical provide chains. Sooner or later, Wingcopter will even ship packages, instruments and spare elements, in addition to meals and groceries. Because of its patented tilt-rotor mechanism, Wingcopter can take off and land vertically like a multicopter, whereas flying lengthy distances as effectively and shortly as a fixed-wing plane, even in heavy rain and wind.
In 2020, Wingcopter was named a Expertise Pioneer by the World Financial Discussion board. Wingcopter’s traders embody Xplorer Capital, Futury Capital, DRONE FUND, SYNERJET, Expa, Hessen Kapital III, and Corecam Capital Companions.
About UAV del Perú
UAV LATAM, a Latin American holding firm with a presence in 7 nations and greater than 10 years of expertise, provides excessive know-how and synthetic intelligence providers, by UAV / Drones, integrating robotics and laptop science. UAV LATAM’s specialists have expertise in numerous areas resembling aeronautics, electronics, telecommunications, software program and programs, and mechatronics, providing its purchasers excessive profitability and low dangers for his or her operations.