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  • Partnership Between Clark State Community College and SelectTech Geospatial Grows

    The Clark State Community College and SelectTech Geospatial, LLC partnership to advance collaborative UAS research reached a new milestone with the delivery of two new aircraft and launch system for Clark State’s Precision Agriculture Program. Clark State and SelectTech used a grant from the Ohio Department of Higher Education to support the development and purchase of the Ohio developed, sourced, and manufactured technology. SelectTech provide fixed wing and vertical take-off aircraft and associated ground support equipment to allow Clark State to expand their program.  “Hands-on experience forms the foundation of Clark State’s Precision Agriculture Program, and it is vital we have the … more

  • SelectTech and Other Ohio UAS Experts Take “Fly Ohio” Message to AUVSI

    A team of Ohio’s Unmanned Aerial Systems experts, including SelectTech Geospatial’s Director, Frank Beafore,  recently traveled to XPONENTIAL 2018 in Denver, CO to share why the Buckeye State’s UAS industry continues to grow and thrive. The global conference organized by the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) marks one of the industry’s leading annual gatherings, featuring more than 600 companies in 20 UAS-related industries. 8,000 industry professionals from 55 countries attended the three-day event. This year, the Ohio team partnered with the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to focus on the growing partnership between Ohio and AFRL in Springfield, OH.  … more

  • SelectTech Delivers 2nd EH-4 X System to Sinclair

    Sinclair Community College (Sinclair), Dayton Ohio took delivery of their second custom-built aircraft from SelectTech GeoSpatial (SelectTech). The EH-4 X vertical takeoff unmanned aircraft system (UAS) aircraft was custom designed and built for a search and rescue (SAR) demonstration. The aircraft will be capable of transporting a 3-pound specialized SAR payload while sending live streaming data back to the ground station. The system is designed to optimize SAR missions while providing a communication link between lost personnel and related rescue operations. Sinclair is engaged in UAS certification and related research and development. SelectTech designs and builds custom UAS for … more