Aquila Drones in cooperation with WCD Engineering was founded in 2014 with the focus to develop specialized unmanned aerial vehicle solutions. The Aquila Drones product lineup consists of in-house designed and developed solutions for multi-copter as well as fixed wing UAV's.
With background in the world of manned aviation, at Aquila Drones all aerial vehicles are designed, developed and build applying applicable philosophies used for full scale aircraft.
The founder of Aquila Drones is Johan Janse van Rensburg Pr ENG, an aeronautical/mechanical Engineer with more than 20 years experience in manned aircraft systems design, development, maintenance and certification. This combined with 15 years of Radio Control building and flying experience has been instrumental to the UAV product development to date. The rest of the team consist of technical and administration personnel with contracted pilots and surveyors.