Avion Unmanned has signed a participating addendum with the State of Utah’s Division of Purchasing that allows for the use of this contract by the State’s agencies, political subdivisions and institutions.
The contract opens the door for Avion Unmanned to provide UAS services to state and local government agencies in Utah.
Taylor Abington, senior program manager of Avion Unmanned, commented: “Providing a simplified direct path for government agencies at all levels to request unmanned aircraft operations is finally a reality.”
Adding: “With the signing of this Participating Addendum with Utah, Avion Unmanned has been selected to provide critical data collection services to organizations who desperately need it, but have never before had a contract vehicle to acquire vetted, legal, and safe operations in a timely manner.”
Among the UAS services Avion Unmanned can provide are: Emergency Services, Law Enforcement Support, Aerial Inspection and Mapping Data Services, support to Agricultural and Gaming, as well as Agency Media Relations and Marketing.
Chad Donald, president and CEO of Avion Solutions, said: “Avion Unmanned’s solutions will help Utah’s state and local agencies reduce operational risks, improve efficiency, and gather better data for use in critical areas, including law enforcement, disaster response, agriculture management, infrastructure monitoring, and construction development.”