April 2019

Using drones for revitalizing informal settlements in Indonesia

Makassar, Indonesia: Terra Drone Indonesia has taken part in implementing the Revitalizing Informal Settlements and their Environments (RISE) program, especially in the topographic mapping and building modeling using drones. The program was initiated by Monash University in collaboration with the University of Hasanudin. The mapping activity with the drone was completed in 11 selected residential

Terra Drone and KDDI launch drone infrastructure inspection services

~Ideal for telecom and transmission steel towers, wind turbines, smokestacks, and bridges~ Terra Drone Corporation (Headquarter: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, CEO: Toru Tokushige, hereinafter called “Terra Drone”) and KDDI Corporation (Headquarter: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Makoto Takahashi, hereinafter called “KDDI”) announce a breakthrough in asset management by launching safe, fast, and cost-effective infrastructure inspection services using drones. The solution uses drones with

Japan’s Terra Drone Corporation, Terra Drone India, and Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad enter tripartite agreement to co-establish Center of Excellence for Drones in India

~ The first-of-its-kind Center of Excellence for unmanned aerial solutions will be set up at IIT Hyderabad ~ Hyderabad, India, April 18, 2019 – Japan-based Terra Drone Corporation (Headquarter: Tokyo; CEO: Toru Tokushige), Terra Drone India, and the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad, have signed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to co-establish a first-of-its-kind

Terra Drone acquires stake in Slovenia’s aerospace solutions provider C-Astral

Terra Drone Corporation (Headquarters: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, CEO: Toru Tokushige, hereinafter called “Terra Drone”), the world’s leading provider of industrial drone solutions, has acquired a stake in Slovenia-based C-Astral Aerospace, which specializes in the manufacturing and services of fixed-wing small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), with a specific focus on high-productivity and high-endurance surveying, security, and remote

Terra Drone Indonesia teams with Japan’s leading power industry research institute to monitor transmission lines for PLN

Terra Drone Indonesia and Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry (CRIEPI) (Headquarter: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Masanori Matsuura, hereinafter called CRIEPI) have successfully demonstrated how unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) can be used to monitor electricity transmission lines in Indonesia. The demonstration was done using Terra Wing drone at PT PLN (Persero) main transmission unit (UIT)