Malaysian drone data, tech, and transmission company Aerodyne Group is continuing its push to claim the title as the world’s largest UAV service provider with today’s acquisition of Italy’s Aiviewgroup.

The transaction is the latest in the group’s international expansion and marks the deepening of its presence in Europe. In merging Aiviewgroup into its global drone services network – the 21st acquisition in its external growth strategy – Aerodyne gains access to high-profile clients in Italy, particularly in infrastructure inspection activity.

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By purchasing Aiviewgroup as one of Italy’s fastest-growing drone companies with an average 27.82% revenue increase over the last three years, Aerodyne also strengthens its position in the nation’s commercial UAV software and services market, which is expected to reach $595 million in value in 2026.

The pairing…