Updated: Apr 27
Speedbird Aero, a drone delivery and logistics startup that started in Brazil, has been leading by doing since its inception. In just five years, the company has grown from its four original members (the two co-founders, Manoel Coelho and Samuel Salomao, and their wives) to over 55 strong. It now produces three different airframes and has successfully flown them in over 10,000 missions. Now, the company plans to take flight in the United States. This behind-the-scenes peek at the company and its CEO Coelho provides deep insights into why this startup appears postured to soar in the States.
Topics: Drone delivery, Speedbird Aero, Manoel Coehlo, Brazil, leadership, BVLOS, Beyond Visual Line of Sight, Israel, Elsight, Cando Drones, UTM