Inspired Flight IF 800 TOMCAT drone, US drone manufacturersThe IF 800 TOMCAT is U.S. drone manufacturer Inspired Flight‘s latest offering, representing the newest and best technology of the Blue sUAS, NDAA-compliant platform.

At the Drone Nerds ElevateUAV Summit in Miami today, DRONELIFE had the opportunity to meet Adam Bilmes, Co-Founder and Director of Business Development, about the U.S.-based manufacturer’s new IF 800 TOMCAT.

The IF 800 TOMCAT pays tribute by name to the retired F14 fighter jet.  Also like the jet, the IF 800 TOMCAT is designed to be a workhorse.  The drone’s robust ergonomics, hot-swappable batteries, and more than 40 minute flight time is a tool to be used 8 hours a day.

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One of the features that differentiates the IF 800 from competitors is the quality of their integrations with UI and UX design.  “Inspire Ground Control provides a UX that an operator can be comfortable in, which reduces the risk of making a mistake,” says Bilmes.  “We’ve modified the…