PODCAST: BOREAL and great elongation on Frequency Drone

Marc Pollina, CEO of BOREAL was one of the guests of the live broadcast of the web radio Frequency drone Tuesday, May 17. Alongside our colleagues from Delair, Aerommaper and CloudSkeyes, Marc shed some light and his point of view on the activity in long elongation, its opportunities, its brakes, the regulations in force.. To … Read more

[EMPLOI] Research Safety and Airworthiness Engineer (M/F)

Our company, a subsidiary of the MISTRAL group, has designed and built the BOREAL system since 2009, a fixed-wing remotely piloted aircraft (RPAS) of the mini MALE type which is characterized by its large payload capacity and high endurance. Involved in the field of scientific experimentation, Earth observation and surveillance (ISR) over large maritime and … Read more

The BOREAL SRI in Inside Unmanned Systems!

In 2021, BOREAL and the CNES CESAR teams had demonstrated the feasibility of controlling the optronic camera of the ISR drone from a site remote from the field of operation, via satellite communication. We invite you to read our article on this project which opens new perspectives in the field of maritime surveillance! Appeared in … Read more

Using the BOREAL to improve cyclone forecasting

A measurement campaign to sample the atmosphere above the Indian Ocean in areas where cyclones form has just ended in Reunion. A look back at this mission, the objective of which is to improve hurricane forecasts. A first flight campaign of the Boréal drone took place, from February 3 to 18, 2019, in Reunion, as … Read more

Boreal continues its industrialization

Boreal continues its industrialization By Fleur Olagnier, December 19, 2018 The civilian drone manufacturer Boreal plans to produce up to 15 machines within five years and is targeting the fossil fuel sector to internationalize. Created by Michel Gavard in 1998, Boreal (5 employees; 2018 turnover: €500,000)  made  and integrates monitoring equipment on  civilian drones. In … Read more

Surveillance of illegal fishing by BOREAL ISR

New demonstration week for the Drone BOREAL ISR configuration. This week several flights were carried out in the bay of Saint Brieux on behalf of the Department of Maritime Affairs. The purpose of these flights is to carry out surveillance campaigns in scallop fishing areas. The operation was carried out by the crew of Azur … Read more

Flight campaign for fishing surveillance in French territorial waters

At the request of the Maritime Affairs Department (DAM) and the CLS company, BOREAL successfully experimented with several maritime surveillance operations in Northern Brittany (22) in order to detect and identify vessels in an illegal fishing situation. The bay of St-Brieuc has been identified as a pilot site for this experiment and BOREAL has experimented … Read more

Flight campaign with the BOREAL drone for the ETOILE Project

As part of the ETOILE oceanographic measurement campaign, IFREMER-CLS and BOREAL deployed in situ resources (CNRS oceanographic vessel),  aerial (the BOREAL drone) and space (CLS acquisition and processing systems), in order to characterize the surface of the sea during the passage of internal waves near the continental slope. The BOREAL drone was used in coordination … Read more