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News Article | March 16, 2018

Data Collective and Boeing are among investors in a $15 million series A round for Fortem Technologies, a start-up that has developed radar technology and drones. Fortem's DroneHunter can detect unauthorized drones in the sky, then fly after them and capture them in a net. Fortem also sells its radar technology to other drone and security companies to enable autonomous flight and high-velocity object tracking.

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About Fortem Technologies

Fortem Technologies is the leader in airspace awareness, security and defense. Through an advanced ecosystem of distributed radar, AI at the Edge, deep sensor integration, and autonomous drone capture, Fortem monitors, protects and defends the world’s venues, infrastructures, cities and regions from dangerous or malicious drone threats. The same ecosystem is accelerating the safety of the world’s airspace for urban air mobility. Based in Pleasant Grove, Utah, the company is privately held and backed by Boeing, Signia Venture Partners, DCVC, Mubadala Investment Company and others.

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