Smart NDT partners with Flyability to bring world class indoor drones to Italy

Smart NDT has partnered with Flyability to bring the Elios 2 indoor drone to Italy.


September 29, 2021—Smart NDT is now an authorized reseller of Flyability’s Elios and Elios 2, the world’s first collision-tolerant drones.

One of the leading providers of RVI tools in Italy has added Flyability’s indoor drones to the list of professional inspection tools that it offers.

"Smart NDT is happy to announce the conclusion of an important agreement for the distribution of drones for remote visual inspection," says Luca Martin, CEO of Smart NDT. "This partnership will allow us to further complete the range of RVI solutions present in our portfolio. From the beginning we appreciated Flyability's strong focus on innovation and the desire to be in the forefront, always guaranteeing the highest quality and reliability in a constantly evolving technology."

In industries that require regular inspections, such as Oil & Gas, Power Generation, and Chemicals, the Elios 2 is quickly becoming the go-to solution for internal inspections.

Using the Elios 2, inspectors have helped realize significant savings and decreased downtimes for asset owners, reducing inspection costs by as much as 90%. Inspectors have also significantly improved safety with the Elios 2 by using it to reduce or even eliminate the need for inspectors to enter confined spaces in order to collect visual data.

The Elios 2 indoor drone is safely contained within a carbon fiber cage, which gives inspectors the freedom to operate it in a variety of environments, as well as complete darkness using its LED lighting and thermal imagery. The cage helps make the drone collision tolerant, so that it can collide and continue flying. This feature combined with the high quality of the drone’s visual data allows inspectors to conduct inspections remotely in tight, confined spaces that might otherwise pose a safety risk for human entry.


About Flyability

Flyability is a Swiss company building solutions for the inspection and exploration of indoor, inaccessible, and confined spaces. By allowing drones to be used safely inside buildings, it enables industrial companies and inspection professionals to reduce downtime, inspection costs, and risks to workers. With hundreds of customers in over 50 countries in Power Generation, Oil & Gas, Chemicals, Maritime, Infrastructures & Utilities, and Public Safety, Flyability has pioneered and continues to lead the innovation in the commercial indoor drone space

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Contact:, +41 21 311 55 00

About Smart NDT

Smart NDT, together with leading brands of products for the NDT sector and quality control systems, is able to propose innovative solutions for controlling and inspecting products of various kinds, as well as verifying that they maintain efficiency during their life cycle. The primary sectors in which Smart NDT works include Aeronautics, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Power Generation, and Transportation. In addition to distribution, Smart NDT can guarantee specialized technical assistance service for repairs and certifications of the products it sells.

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Smart NDT è felice di annunciare che ha stretto un importante contratto di collaborazione per la distribuzione di Droni per ispezione visiva, questo permetterà di completare ulteriormente la gamma di soluzioni RVI presenti nel nostro portafoglio. Fin dal principio abbiamo apprezzato la forte propensione di Flyability all’innovazione e la volontà di spingersi oltre garantendo sempre massima qualità ed affidabilità di una tecnologia in continua evoluzione. A mio parere i nostri comuni denominatori sono Innovazione, Qualità ed Affidabilità, per questo non ho avuto dubbi nel confermare questa nuova partnership!—Luca Marta CEO

Smart NDT, al fianco di marchi leader di prodotti per il settore NDT e sistemi per il controllo qualità, è in grado di proporre soluzioni innovative atte a controllare ed ispezionare prodotti di vario genere, oltre a verificarne

il mantenimento in efficienza durante il ciclo di vita. Settori principali: Aeronautico, Automotive, Oil&Gas, Power generation e Transportation. Oltre alla distribuzione Smart NDT è in grado di garantire un servizio di assistenza tecnica specializzata per le riparazioni e certificazioni dei prodotti commercializzati. 


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