Oregon drone zone attracts more capital

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Monday, June 30, 2014

Portland-based Skyward IO (formerly Rising Tide Innovations) raised $1.5 million, according to SEC filings.

Skyward is one of several startups and existing tech companies that are working in the burgeoning civilian unmanned aerial vehicles space. Skyward, which is led by CEO Jonathan Evans, is developing software to connect unmanned aerial vehicles (more commonly called drones) operators with regulators and customers.

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