SOURCE: Drone Aviation Corp.

Drone Aviation Corp.

September 17, 2014 08:55 ET

Drone Aviation Completes Delivery of Advanced Day/Night Optics Package to State Agency Customer

BiB-100 Platform Demonstrates the Cost Effectiveness and Flexibility of Lighter-Than-Air Aerostat Systems for Commercial Security and Monitoring Applications

JACKSONVILLE, FL--(Marketwired - Sep 17, 2014) - Drone Aviation Holding Corp. (OTCQB: DRNE), a developer of specialized lighter-than-air aerostats and tethered drones, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Drone Aviation Corp. has delivered to a state agency customer an advanced day/night specialized video imaging package for use on its Blimp in a Box®-100 aerostat system.

"The delivery of the advanced optics system for use with our BiB-100 is the first of its kind to a commercial department of transportation customer," stated Felicia Hess, CEO of Drone Aviation. "The BiB-100 is a flexible and cost-effective monitoring platform available for many varied commercial applications. Originally designed for our U.S. Army customers, the advanced optics package has significantly improved the operational capabilities of the BiB system for our commercial customer. We are pleased to have added this advanced 24-hour monitoring solution to our aerial and land based surveillance product portfolio and look forward to expanding our commercial sales channels."

The Drone Aviation aerostat systems are cost effective solutions that are able to safely operate in the National Airspace in compliance with FAA regulations. Military versions of the BiB and WASP aerostat systems are in use or under evaluation and testing by various Department of Defense customers. They are intended to serve as an aerial platform for semi-persistent intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance ("ISR") applications as well as serving as a rapidly deployed extended communications solution for ground troops.

About Drone Aviation Holding Corp.

Drone Aviation Holding Corp. (DRNE) provides critical aerial and land based surveillance and communications solutions to government and commercial customers. Utilizing a unique tethering capability, Drone systems operate in the National Airspace within FAA guidelines for safe operations. Drone systems are designed and developed in-house utilizing proprietary technologies and processes that result in compact, rapidly deployable aerostat solutions and mast based systems that have been proven to fulfill critical requirements by the military and law enforcement in the U.S. and to our allies around the world. For more information about Drone Aviation Holding Corp., please visit, or view our reports and filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission on

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