POSTED ON 06 December

Batcopter propels innovative STEM projects and junior engineers to new heights

Perth-based aeronautics innovator Innovaero has teamed up with popular YouTube channel How Ridiculous on a spectacular project that educates, inspires and entertains. The revolutionary ‘Batcopter’ is a stationary helicopter with large baseball-type bats for rotors, and features a meticulously timed air compression power system that propels balls up into its spinning ‘bats’. How Ridiculous will...

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POSTED ON 08 November

Innovaero awarded the Minister’s Award for Excellence in the Defence Industry (SME)

Innovaero was honoured to be awarded the Minister’s Award for Excellence in the Defence Industry (SME) at the WA Defence Industry 2021 Gala Dinner, held at Optus Stadium in Perth on Friday 5 November 2021. In accepting the award from the Western Australian Minister for defence industry, the Hon Paul Papalia MP, Innovaero’s Executive Director, Mike von Bertouch said, “We are...

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POSTED ON 04 November

Innovaero hosts Deputy Director General for Industry, Science and Innovation, Ms Linda Dawson

Innovaero was delighted to have an opportunity to host the Deputy Director General for Industry, Science and Innovation, of the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation, Ms Linda Dawson, for a tour at our new  modern manufacturing premises in Kardinya. It was fantastic to have the chance to exhibit and discuss a range of our future focused crewed and uncrewed...

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POSTED ON 08 October

Innovaero hosts WA Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Paul Papalia CSC MLA

Innovaero was thrilled to have an opportunity to host the West Australian Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Paul Papalia CSC MLA, here at our modern manufacturing premises in Kardinya.   Mike von Bertouch and Adam (Ned) Kelly were delighted to provide a tour of the premises and to showcase our extensive AS9100D and CASA approved aeronautical design, certification and manufacturing...

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POSTED ON 15 September

Innovaero hosts Shadow Ministers Matt Keogh MP and Josh Wilson MP

Innovaero was delighted to host the Shadow Minister for Defence Industry, Mr Matt Keogh MP and the Shadow Assistant Minister for the Environment, Mr Josh Wilson MP, on a tour of our modern design and manufacturing premises in Kardinya recently. The visit presented an opportunity to showcase the Innovaero FOX, our unique retractable eVTOL Unmanned...

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POSTED ON 26 August

Innovaero celebrates National Science Week

Last week Innovaero recognised National Science Week, a celebration of science and technology across Australia. Lead by the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Christian Porter and supported by the CSIRO, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and the Australian Science Teachers Association, this important annual event recognises the Australian scientific community’s achievements and sparks the imaginations of the next generation pursuing science...

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Visit with the Governor of Western Australia, the Hon Kim Beazley AC

            Innovaero was delighted to host His Excellency, the Hon Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia, at our new modern manufacturing premises in Kardinya on July 8th.  We were pleased for the opportunity to brief the Governor on InnovaeroFOX, our Maritime Unmanned Aerial System that we have purpose-designed and built in...

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Innovaero, Insitu Pacific to collaborate on UAS platform development

Agreement to advance local innovations, including Vertical Take-off and Landing BRISBANE, Australia – 1 June 2021 – Insitu Pacific Pty Ltd and Perth-based aeronautical technology company Innovaero Pty Ltd have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to strengthen and support the development of Australian technology for uncrewed aerial systems (UAS). A key collaboration area of...

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POSTED ON 15 April

Australia’s newest sovereign capability InnovaeroFOX completes critical flight tests

InnovaeroFOX has advanced to the next stage of its test flight program — successfully completing a series of challenging flight tests on schedule. The 100 per cent Australian-made Maritime Unmanned Aerial System (MUAS) InnovaeroFOX has faced a series of tests at 40 per cent scale involving the execution of short, controlled circuits at varying speeds...

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POSTED ON 26 March

Innovaero hosts WA Defence Advocate Rear Admiral (Rtd) Raydon Gates AO, CSM

Innovaero was delighted to host Rear Admiral (Rtd) Gates AO, CSM today at our new modern manufacturing premises in Kardinya. In his role as WA Defence advocate, Rear Admiral Gates acts as the eyes, ears and voice of Western Australia and the WA Defence Industry. Providing advice directly to the Minister for Defence, he helps...

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