GRIFF Aviation is Opening a New Factory in Florida

By: Mishal Omar - May 16, 2017
References: electronics360.globalspec
GRIFF Aviation North America will soon be opening a new assembly plant in Florida, where it will build its heavy lift drones.

The company's heavy lift drones are able to hold and carry hundreds of pounds at a time, and the company is in the process of creating a drone that can lift almost one ton. GRIFF Aviation's heavy lift drones can run from 20 to 45 minutes depending on the weight they are carrying, and could have important uses in different industries – particularly agricultural and military ones. It's other potential uses include "construction, movie production, search and rescue, law enforcement, civil service, fire services, cargo delivery, man overboard rescues and defense."

These heavy lift drones' bevy of potential uses could make them extremely important in industries that require the delivery or use of large loads.