Don’t just collect data;
extract meaningful insights

AeroVironment’s story began in the air more than 30 years ago as pioneers in the unmanned aircraft systems market. Drone companies may come and go, but none can provide the reliability and proven certainty we deliver to our customers. We’ve leveraged our experience and years of drone development to bring to market the powerfully simple to use Quantix™ Hybrid Drone and AeroVironment Decision Support System™ (AV DSS). 

This drone and analytics platform does more than just collect data; it offers an end-to-end ecosystem that provides actionable field intelligence so you can make smarter, quicker decisions saving you time and money.

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End-to-End Ecosystem:

from the battlefield to your field


This is the season to start producing more using less.  Unmatched aerial imagery and actionable field data is now available at your fingertips.

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Automatically transforms your aerial data into meaningful insights so you can make smarter, quicker decsions.

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Easily collect high resolution imagery to view in the field and upload to AV DSS.

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On-board processing provides immediate actionable insights which can be ground truth while your still in the field.

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1 Define

your property and where you want the aircraft to capture info about your crops

2 Launch

your aircraft safely, using our guided sequencer

3 Monitor

the airspace while your aircraft navigates the preplanned route

4 Quick-Look

maps give you instant field assessment on your tablet when you land

5 Upload

your data securely to the AV DSS™ for deeper analysis

6 Analyze

your data to detect early signs of crop stress and find operational inefficiencies

7 Repeat

to gather historical insights within a growing season and from season to season


“Without these aerial images I probably would not have done anything to this orchard”

Bill Brush - Crop Consultant; Modesto, CA

“Gain more awareness of how important it is to act based on data and use appropriate force not necessarily over whelming force on whatever your problem is.”

Jose Baer - Oso Ag; Buellton, CA

“These systems really allow us to get to places and do things we could not have otherwise.”

Todd Jacobs - National Ocean Service (NOS) of NOAA

“When its done flying I can take a look at what its done and get some answers right away. Its going to make us more efficient and make better management decisions.”

Nick Gatzman - Travaille & Phippen; Walnut Creek, CA

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Why AeroVironment

  • Intuitive Ecosystem

    Everything you need from a single company to easily collect aerial data on-demand and extract meaningful intelligence. Our hardware and software are optimized to work better together eliminating compatibility challenges and unnecessary complexity.

  • 30 Years of Expertise

    AeroVironment™ invented the hand-launched intelligence drone category more than 30 years ago and continues to lead the advancement of drone technology. Learn more about the history and strength of our company on the NASDAQ stock market under the symbol AVAV.

  • Proven & Reliable

    With more than 1 million flight hours by customers in the U.S. military, AeroVironment™ offers drone and analytic technologies with a higher-level of reliability & safety which you can depend on for seasons to come. We're supporting the most demanding customers in the most demanding environments world-wide.

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