Volatus Aerospace Corp. (TSXV: VOL, OTCQB: VLTTF) (“Volatus” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that it signed an agreement on Monday, June 27, 2022 to provide ongoing RPAS technical skills training to Moose members of the Cree First Nation. The training activity will take place in the Moose Cree community and Volatus will mentor the nation in developing its essential skills and infrastructure for a robust RPAS business serving the community.
“Working with Moose Cree First Nation to establish a community base of trained RPAS operators is a very important first step in creating the foundation for a successful RPAS business,” said Rob Walker, COO of Volatus. . “We envision Moose Cree’s RPAS capability expanding into future cargo delivery, hot spot fire mapping, ice flow monitoring, search and rescue activities, and various infrastructure inspection capabilities.
Moose Cree Economic Development Manager Stan Kapashesit said, “We chose to work with Volatus and Indigenous Aerospace because of their extensive knowledge base in all things RPAS. Their demonstrated expertise in pilot training, regulatory requirements and safety systems will prove invaluable as we envision our future growth in cargo operations, mapping, inspections and search and rescue missions. We are proud to launch our RPAS initiative which will serve our community and strengthen our knowledge and ability to support economic growth and success.