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Drone Services Markets – Global Forecast to 2028: Focus on Mega-Trends – Green Initiatives, Internet of Things, Rapid Urbanization, & Innovations and Patent Registrations



DUBLIN, Feb. 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — The “Drone Services Market by Type (Platform Service, MRO, and Training and Simulation), Application, Industry, Solution (End-To-End, Point), and Region( North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Row) – Global Forecast to 2028″ report has been added to’s offering.

The drone services market is estimated to grow from USD 17.0 Billion in 2023 to USD 57.8 Billion by 2028, at a CAGR of 27.7% from 2023 to 2028. North America is estimated to account for the largest share of the drone services market in 2023.

The drone services market has been categorized based on the type of services offered into three primary segments, namely, platform, maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO), and simulation and training. The platform segment further encompasses flight piloting and operation, data analysis, and data processing.

Drone services are rapidly displacing conventional applications in the commercial sector, such as aerial surveys, cinematography, and search & rescue. Drones can be operated for extended periods either remotely by human operators or autonomously by onboard computers. The increased adoption of drone services in various civil and commercial applications is driven by their exceptional endurance and cost-effectiveness. Furthermore, the integration of emerging technologies like artificial intelligence, IoT, and cloud computing into drone services is anticipated to further boost their demand across various sectors.

North America is projected to maintain the predominant market share in 2023. This notable regional growth can be attributed to the burgeoning trend of online retail via e-commerce platforms and the favorable regulatory framework established by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the United States. Moreover, the increase in investments from prominent industry stakeholders to bolster emerging parcel service platforms is anticipated to be a significant driver of the regional market’s expansion throughout the forecasted period.

Winners of drone services market are Cyberhawk (UK), Sky-Futures Ltd. (UK), DroneDeploy Inc. (US), Terra Drone Corporation (Japan), PrecisionHawk (US), and Aerodyne Group (Malaysia). These key players offer drones applicable for various sector and have well-equipped and strong distribution networks across North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Rest of the World (RoW).

In terms of categorization, the drone services market is divided into platform, MRO (Maintenance, Repair, and Operations); and simulation & training. Platform which encompasses flight piloting & operation, data analysis, and data processing.

The platform segment is poised to exhibit the highest Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) during the forecast period. This can be attributed to its superior data collection efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and the widespread accessibility of drone services worldwide.

Based on industry, includes segments such as construction & infrastructure, agriculture, utility, oil & gas, mining, defense & law enforcement, media & entertainment, scientific research, insurance, aviation, marine, healthcare & social assistance, and transportation, logistics, & warehousing.

Notably, the healthcare & social assistance segment is forecasted to experience the most substantial growth. This growth is attributed to the increased investments in this sector during the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly for the delivery of test samples and vaccines.

Based on solutions, the drone services market is segmented into end-to-end and point solutions. The end-to-end solution segment is expected to witness the highest growth during the forecast period due to the rising demand for comprehensive package solutions that encompass everything from piloting & operation to data analysis and data processing.

Based on application, the drone services market has been categorized into several segments, including inspection and monitoring, mapping and surveying, spraying and seeding, filming and photography, transport and delivery, and security, search, and rescue.

Among these application areas, the transport and delivery segment is projected to be the predominant driver of market growth, characterized by the highest Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) during the forecast period. This trend can be attributed to the increasing demand for expeditious package delivery services, particularly in the healthcare sector, which has seen heightened demand due to the outbreak of the pandemic.

In terms of applications, the drone services market is divided into inspection and monitoring, mapping and surveying, spraying and seeding, filming and photography, transport and delivery, as well as security, search, and rescue.

The industry-based segmentation includes construction and infrastructure, agriculture, utility, oil and gas, mining, defense and law enforcement, media and entertainment, scientific research, insurance, aviation, marine, healthcare and social assistance, and transportation, logistics, and warehousing. These industries utilize a wide range of drone services, including inspection and monitoring, mapping and surveying, and filming and photography.

The drone services market, with regard to solutions, is categorized into end-to-end and point solutions. The end-to-end solution encompasses all platform services, such as piloting and operations, data analytics, and data processing. In contrast, point solutions are specific to piloting or data processing for applications such as surveying, inspection, and monitoring.

Premium Insights

Growing Need for Data with High Accuracy to Drive MarketPlatform Services Segment to Lead Market Share During Forecast PeriodInspection and Monitoring Segment to Have Highest Market Share During Forecast PeriodAgriculture Segment to Record Highest Growth During Forecast PeriodNorth America to Account for Largest Share of Drone Services Market in 2023End-To-End Solution to Dominate Drone Services Market During Forecast PeriodUS to Hold Largest Share of North American Drone Services Market in 2023

Market Dynamics


Growing Use of Drones for Crop Health Assessment and Soil MonitoringIncreasing Demand for Drone Inspection and Monitoring ServicesGrowing Need for Surveying and MappingRising Demand for High-Quality Data in Agriculture and Construction Sectors


Liability Issues Related to Drone Operations and ServicesDrone Safety and Security Issues


Increased Demand for Drone Delivery ServicesDevelopment of Alternative Modes of Transport


Lack of Risk Management Framework and Insurance Cover for Aerial Delivery DronesHigh Investment Cost to Develop Urban Air Mobility Infrastructure Network

Value Chain Analysis

Trends/Disruptions Impacting Customer BusinessEcosystem MappingAverage Selling Price Analysis

Industry Trends

Technology Trends

Drone Data PhotogrammetryArtificial Intelligence DronesLidar and Hyperspectral ImagingBlockchain3D-Printed DronesDrone PayloadsSwarm DronesWireless ChargingAutomated DronesDrone Insurance

Technology Analysis

Utilization of Hydrogen Fuel CellsDrone Tracking and Navigation UpgradesImproved Computer Vision and Motion PlanningNoise Reduction in Drones

Case Study Analysis

Drone Surveying for Infrastructure DevelopmentUse of Drone Technology for Topographic SurveysEnhanced General Visual Inspection Using Drones

Impact of Megatrends

Green InitiativeInternet of Things (Iot)Rapid UrbanizationInnovations and Patent Registrations

Company Profiles

Key Players

Edall SystemsPrecisionhawkCyberhawkVermeerAgeagle Aerial SystemsIcr IntegritySharper Shape Inc.Dronedeploy Inc.Identified TechnologiesTerra Drone Corporationthe Sky GuysDeveron Uas Corp.ZiplineMatternet, Inc.Aerodyne GroupSkydropZeitviewDronegenuityMistras Group, Inc.Aerovironment, Inc.HemavSkycatchAustralian Uav Pty Ltd.SkyspecsArch Aerial LLC

Other Players

Unmanned Experts Inc. (Umex)Viper DronesRaptor MapsGaruda UavMaverick Inspection ServicesCanadian Uav SolutionsDjm Aerial SolutionsReliability Maintenance Solutions Ltd.DroneflightFlytrex

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The Standard Titled “Technical and Application Requirements for Intelligent Software Engineering Part 1: Large-scale Code Models”, in which Xiao-I (NASDAQ: AIXI) Participated, has been Officially Released




SHANGHAI, March 1, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Recently, the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology (“CAICT”) and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (“ICBC”) jointly released a milestone industry standard called “Technical and Application Requirements for Intelligent Software Engineering Part 1: Large-scale Code Models” (Standard Number AIIA/PG 0110-2023). It is worth mentioning that Xiao-I Corporation (NASDAQ: AIXI) (“Xiao-I” or the “Company”), a leading company in the field of artificial intelligence, has actively participated in the development of this standard. The release of this standard marks the birth of the industry’s first large-scale code model standard, providing strong support for the healthy and orderly development of the Artificial Intelligence for Software Engineering (AI4SE) industry.

The new standard provides detailed specifications for the technical capabilities and application requirements of large-scale code models, covering various stages such as research and development, evaluation, and acceptance. Its aim is to provide clear references for enterprises in the construction and improvement process of large-scale code models. The standard covers three main parts: general capabilities, specific scenario capabilities, and application maturity. These include 16 capability items and over 100 specific capability requirements. These requirements establish comprehensive technical capability standards for large-scale code models across multiple dimensions, including input diversity, task diversity, language comprehensiveness, result acceptability, and result accuracy.

The release of this standard is of great significance in promoting the standardization and development of large-scale code model technology. It will not only enhance the overall technical level of the industry but also facilitate cooperation and communication among enterprises, promoting the industry’s development towards a more standardized and professional direction.

Xiao-I has always been at the forefront of innovation in the field of artificial intelligence. In June 2023, the Company released the Huazang General Model, aiming to create an operating system for the new era of artificial intelligence with the core principles of “being controllable, customizable, and deliverable.” By actively participating in the development of industry standards related to large-scale models, Xiao-I has not only demonstrated its forward-thinking layout, but also its determination and responsibility as a leading domestic AI company in promoting the standardization process in the industry.

Looking ahead, Xiao-I will continue to devote itself to the standardization work in the field of artificial intelligence, actively participating in the development and revision of relevant standards, and contributing wisdom and strength to the healthy development of the industry. Meanwhile, the Company will continue to promote technological innovation, improve product performance, provide users with high-quality artificial intelligence services, and contribute to the efficient and rapid development of China’s artificial intelligence industry.

About Xiao-I Corporation

Xiao-I Corporation is a leading cognitive intelligence enterprise in China that offers a diverse range of business solutions and services in artificial intelligence, covering natural language processing,voice and image recognition, machine learning and affective computing. Since its inception in 2001,the Company has developed an extensive portfolio of cognitive intelligence technologies that are highly suitable and have been applied to a wide variety of business cases. Xiao-I powers its cognitive intelligence products and services with its cutting-edge, proprietary AI technologies to enable and promote industrial digitization, intelligent upgrading, and transformation.For more information, please visit: 

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Update on shares repurchased during the first quarter 2024: Loomis AB




STOCKHOLM, March 1, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Loomis AB has through the repurchase program that was resolved and communicated on January 30, 2024, and that is still being executed, repurchased 310,898 shares as of February 29, 2024. Loomis AB’s holding of own shares thereby amounts to 4,519,680 shares, corresponding to 6.0% of the outstanding shares in the company. The total number of shares in Loomis AB, including the company’s own shares, amounts to 75,279,829.

The share repurchases may comprise an amount up to a maximum of SEK 200 million and will end no later than on April 5, 2024.

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Bitget Wallet now supports the Blast Mainnet, pioneering full ecosystem support as a Web3 wallet




VICTORIA, Seychelles, March 1, 2024 /CNW/ — The globally leading Web3 trading wallet Bitget Wallet has now integrated support for the Blast Mainnet, making it the first all-in-one Web3 wallet for the Blast ecosystem. Users can effortlessly add and switch mainnets within the wallet with just one click, without the need for manual configuration. This integration enables users to manage, transfer, swap, and interact on one of the largest L2 launches in 2024.

Bitget Wallet has aggregated liquidity from mainstream DEXs within the Blast ecosystem, such as BlasterSwap and MonoSwap, into its Swap feature. This allows for mainnet token Swap transactions, providing users with convenient services for trading assets on the Blast blockchain.

During the Blast testnet phase, Bitget Wallet was among the first to offer support, unveiled a dedicated zone in its DApp page for Blast. This section featured over 40 elite projects from Blast’s Big Bang incentive program, enabling users to easily explore, interact, and potentially receive future airdrops in the Blast ecosystem. Following the launch of the Blast mainnet, Bitget Wallet plans to continue integrating popular projects from the Blast ecosystem, offering users extensive asset management features and a comprehensive ecosystem experience.

Bitget Wallet’s COO, Alvin Kan, highlights Blast as a Layer 2 solution with staking at its core, gaining market attention since launch. He says, “We’re committed to cutting-edge tech, lowering Web3 engagement barriers. Collaborating with quality mainnets like Blast, we aim to drive Web3 ecosystem growth.”

This week, Bitget Wallet engages with popular Blast ecosystem projects, exploring market traction, “Stake Layer 2” narrative, TVL enhancement strategies by staking and earning points, notable projects, and effective ways for users to participate in the Blast ecosystem upon mainnet launch. This provides users with valuable insights for meaningful ecosystem engagement.

Additionally, Bitget Wallet is organizing major events to support the Blast ecosystem, providing users with opportunities for discovering new assets.

About Bitget Wallet

Bitget Wallet stands as Asia’s largest and one of the world’s top non-custodial Web3 wallets, boasting over 19 million users globally. Featuring a comprehensive array of features including asset management, intelligent market data, swap functionality, launchpad, inscribing, DApp browsing, and more, Bitget Wallet promises users an unmatched multi-chain Web3 experience. Currently, Bitget Wallet supports over 100 blockchains, hundreds of EVM-compatible chains, and more than 250,000 cryptocurrencies. By aggregating liquidity across hundreds of leading DEXs and cross-chain bridges, Bitget Wallet is able to facilitate seamless and efficient trades on 40+ blockchains.

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