Overwatch Imaging, a Leader in Airborne Imaging Systems,
Overwatch Imaging, a Leader in Airborne Imaging Systems, Completes Series A Funding with Investment from Tenax Aerospace
Investment to Help Expand Production Operations and Accelerate the Development of Onboard Artificial Intelligence Software
Hood River, OR—May 8, 2019 — Overwatch Imaging, a leader in airborne imaging systems for both piloted and unmanned aircraft, today announced it has completed a series A funding round to accelerate the company’s growth. The company designs and manufactures imaging systems with custom onboard artificial intelligence (AI) software for large-scale, time-critical civil and special mission applications. Tenax Aerospace, which supports U.S. government, defense and civilian clients with special mission aviation solutions, made a significant investment in the company and was the sole investor in the round.
The funding, which is the first outside investment in the company, will be used to expand production operations into a larger facility in Hood River, Oregon, and to accelerate the ongoing development of the company’s AI software for autonomous imagery collection and analysis. Taran Bakker, president of Tenax Aerospace, will join Overwatch Imaging founders Greg Davis and Nick Anderson on the company’s board.
“Tenax Aerospace has tremendous experience developing and working with sophisticated special mission aircraft for its clients,” said Greg Davis, CEO of Overwatch Imaging. “They understand the missions we support and the value our...