SkyWatch.AI, a data analysis, risk-assessment and insurtech platform for the drone industry, announced today its partnership and technological integration with Map Pilot, by Maps Made Easy, a drone industry leader in aerial maps processing.
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Palo Alto, California, Sep 5th, 2018 - SkyWatch.AI, a data analysis, risk-assessment and insurtech platform for the drone industry, announced today its partnership and technological integration with Map Pilot, by Maps Made Easy, a drone industry leader in aerial maps processing.
This integration enables Map Pilot users to purchase and manage on-demand insurance based on the flight area they are planning to survey, directly from the Map Pilot mobile app. Additionally, the flight telemetry is uploaded to the SkyWatch platform to analyze flight risk, and pilots are rewarded with lower insurance rates for practicing safe flight.
“With this first-of-its-kind integration, drone pilots can now get insurance coverage in seconds, transparently, as a part of their existing workflow.”, said Tomer Kashi, CEO of SkyWatch. “I’d like to thank the innovative and professional Maps Made Easy team that helps us take insurance to the 21st century.”
Tudor Thomas, Co-Founder of Maps Made Easy added "We are excited to partner with SkyWatch who has provided an innovative solution to a common problem while keeping airspace safety and responsibility in mind”. “This partnership allows us to respond to customer needs by offering our pilots an easy way to get insurance from a well-respected provider directly from our mobile app as part our Map Pilot workflow. Integrating helps our pilots to be responsible airspace users and meet their customers’ requirements at the same time.”
Map Pilot users that would like to enjoy this insurance offering are invited to register with the SkyWatch.AI mobile app, the app is available in the US for both iOS and Android devices.
SkyWatch.AI is a powerful data analytics platform that empowers drone operators and fleet managers to track their safety metrics and reduce flight risks and insure them.
The SkyWatch platform leverages the power of machine learning to not only assess the risk, but to actively mitigate it.
Insurance is provided by SkyWatch Insurance Services, Inc. a licensed insurance broker in all US states where SkyWatch operates and is underwritten by STARR Indemnity & Liability Company, the largest aviation insurer in the US (“A”, excellent rating by A.M. best).
For more information, visit www.skywatch.ai
About Maps Made Easy:
Mapping has never been easier than it is with Map Pilot which helps you create and fly the optimal flight path to create great maps using the Maps Made Easy map processing service. Collecting great data to create high resolution aerial maps with your DJI flying camera is just a few clicks away. Process the Map Pilot collected images into the final product using your own photogrammetry software or our Maps Made Easy online service.
For more information, visit www.mapsmadeeasy.com.
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