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Oct 11, 2017 TechCrunch - Kittyhawk adds automated multi-waypoint flights to its drone-control software

All-in-one drone management app Kittyhawk has added yet another feature: multi-waypoint automated flights. This is an essential feature for lots of commercial drone applications and testing..

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January 8, 2018 DroneBlog - Kittyhawk Announces Automated Flights for Enterprise Drone Operations Platform

Consumer Electronics Show, LAS VEGAS – January 8, 2018 – Kittyhawk, the market leader in commercial drone operations software, today announced new features to its best-in-class platform. Kitt

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January 8, 2018 Commercial UAV News - New Features from Kittyhawk Enable Drone Operators to Conduct Automated Flights

At Drone World Expo last year, Kittyhawk announced a new Risk Assessment system and workflow to help drone operators fly in a safe and compliant manner. This tool to centralize countless piec

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January 8, 2018 Aviation International News - Kittyhawk Drone Software Adds Automated Flight Feature

Drone software provider Kittyhawk is adding an automated flight system to its Flight Deck feature that works in conjunction with secure, encrypted streaming live audio and video. The new auto

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January 8, 2018 Disruptor Daily - Kittyhawk Adds Intelligent Flight Profiles, Multi-Waypoint Routing to its Drone App

Kittyhawk is a drone management application that ‘unifies the mission, aircraft, and data’ to provide the pilot as much information as possible before, during, and after taking to the skies.

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January 8, 2018 Unmanned Aerial - Kittyhawk Adds Automated Flight System to Drone Operations Platform

Kittyhawk, a San Francisco-based provider of commercial drone operations software, has added an automated flight system to its Flight Deck feature, set to work in conjunction with the recentl

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January 8, 2018 SUAS News - Kittyhawk Announces Automated Flights for Enterprise Drone Operations Platform

Consumer Electronics Show, LAS VEGAS – January 8, 2018 – Kittyhawk, the market leader in commercial drone operations software, today announced new features to its best-in-class platform. Kitt

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January 2, 2018 The Hill - Drones have potential to do far more good than harm

The windows rattle as a strong northern wind whips against the house. It’s been dark for two hours and the winter night has taken hold. Brittle trees sway stiffly.

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December 30, 2017 SUAS News - Three Commercial Drone Industry Predictions That Will Surprise You

It’s been a big year for the commercial drone industry. 2017 marks the first full year of FAA’s part 107 operators license being available. There are over 70,000 pilots flying commercially in

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December 11, 2017 Forbes - Why The Smallest Aircraft Are Causing The Biggest Fights

It’s been an interesting couple of months in the drone policy space. The FAA began the prototype phase of the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) beta program to en

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November 22, 2017 Farm Industry News - Drone software upgrade provides ‘sharability’

The unmanned aerial vehicle has become more important in agriculture as regulatory rules get worked out, and users get training. Along with that comes a continuous improvement in the software

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November 20, 2017 Commercial UAV News - What LAANC Opening Up the Sky to Drones Means for You

The first prototype of the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability System has been up since October and the full LAANC system will launch in February 2018, encouraging drone in

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November 2, 2017 MarketWatch - Will big companies like Verizon control our skies? Drone startups say FAA is starting to let it happen

The U.S. government is farming out the difficult task of establishing drone regulations to private companies, but the choice of one of the world’s largest telecom companies to lead a recent e

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More coverage

DroneBlog - LAANC Fact Check: You’ve Heard the Spin, Now Learn the Truth October 24, 2017

DroneLife - The LAANC Solution and Government Committees: Who Benefits? October 24, 2017

SF Gate - California man cited for flying drone over airport, impeding firefighters October 16, 2017

Forbes - Drone Manufacturers Need SDKs: How Drone Platforms Thrive With Developer Support October 11, 2017

SUAS News - Kittyhawk Launches Comprehensive Risk Assessment Functionality October 2, 2017

DroneBlog - Stories From The Flight Line: Lessons Learned From Responsible Drone Operation September 26, 2017

FStoppers - Fstoppers Reviews Kittyhawk Flight App for UAV Drones September 5, 2017

DronesX - Exceeding Reasonable Expectations: The Evolution Of Boring Drone Operations August 31, 2017

VentureBeat - The drone industry takes two steps forward August 28, 2017

TechCrunch - Separating fiction from feasibility in the future of drone delivery August 15, 2017

DroneLife - The Best Places to Fly During the Solar Eclipse: Advice from Kittyhawk August 9, 2017

Aviation Today - DJI Unsure Why US Army Stopped Use of Its Drones August 7, 2017

DroneBlog - Loose, Juice, and Roost! Why Every Pilot Needs a Pre-Flight Checklist July 31, 2017

San Francisco Business Times - Kittyhawk hunts commercial drone market July 13, 2017

Inside Unmanned Systems - Kittyhawk Launches Flight Deck June 27, 2017

Commercial UAV News - Planning for and Enabling a Global UTM System June 27, 2017

Android Authority - 8 best drone apps for Android June 23, 2017

Unmanned Aerial - Kittyhawk Brings FAA Sectional Charts to Drone Management Platform June 13, 2017

SiliconBeat - Drone crash cuts power to 1,600 PG&E customers in Mountain View and forces library evacuation, cops hunt white-haired man June 9, 2017

DroneLife - Kittyhawk Drone Management Platform Integrates FAA Sectional Charts June 9, 2017

SUAS News - Kittyhawk puts the sexy in sectionals June 8, 2017

Rotor&Wing International - Xponential: No Longer Just for Military May 19, 2017

DroneLife - Kittyhawk.io’s Flight Deck offers Real Time Flight Ops May 17, 2017

SUAS News - Kittyhawk.io Launches Flight Deck for Real-Time Drone Operations May 17, 2017

Silicon Angle - Kittyhawk launches comprehensive commercial drone platform May 17, 2017

DroneLife - What Did Xponential Tell Us About the State of the Commercial Drone Industry May 16, 2017

SUAS News - Kittyhawk Launches Live Drone Flight Tracking, Powered By AirMap November 16, 2016

CommercialDrones.fm - #022 – DRONE INTELLIGENCE, INSIGHT, AND PEACE OF MIND WITH JOSHUA ZIERING November 10, 2016

UAV Coach - Kittyhawk Releases Android Version Of Their Popular iOS Application September 15, 2016

SUAS News - Kittyhawk Release V2.0 Drone Flight Logging & Intelligence Application December 19, 2015

For the first time in history you can be a pilot, and not be an aviator. How do we take something that’s been extremely complex and make it approachable for the average person with a drone? - Joshua Ziering, Co-founder Kittyhawk

About Kittyhawk

At Kittyhawk, we believe the tools and software that power your drone operations should be as cool, innovative, and reliable as the aircraft you fly.

We're constantly expanding our platform and pushing new code to our APIs, web, and mobile apps to give pilots and commercial teams the best possible tools with the best possible data.

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