Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Technology Landscape
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), also known as drone, is an aircraft without a human pilot onboard.
Recent advances in UAV technology have led to diverse and rapidly expanding applications of UAV in fields such as communication, survey, agriculture and aerial photography.
How does the competitive technology landscape of UAV look like?
What are the main and emerging applications of UAV?
Who are the key and emerging players for each application or technology field of UAV?
What are the main technology challenges in UAV?
> 13000 UAV-relevant patent families were retrieved using PatentInspiration by AULIVE
Selected Findings from UAV-relevant patent publications worldwide (>2600 patent families), except China (analyzed separately)
Selected Findings from UAV-relevant patent publications (>10000 patent families) in China