We designed WingtraOne to help you make better decisions

If data fuels the 21st century, we provide you the tool to extract it safely, accurately and efficiently. With our technologically superior drone, we pursue the ideal to make a positive global footprint on a large scale. We enable people to make better decisions through safer, faster and more professional aerial data collection.

At Wingtra we develop, produce and commercialize drones that combine the ease of use of agile multicopters with the long range of high endurance fixed-wing aircrafts.

Our drone WingtraOne carries the best in class sensors that collect survey-grade aerial data. This technologically superior VTOL drone is used by mapping professionals in application that range from surveying and mining to wildlife monitoring.

Wingtra has grown to become an international company with distribution partners in 4 continents, 1000+ customer flights and a very first VTOL drone to be equipped with professional aerial photography sensors.

Wingtra was founded in 2016

… as a spin-off of Prof. Dr. Roland Siegwart’s Autonomous Systems Lab, at ETH Zurich in Switzerland. The project is rooted in years of ambitious robotic research in vertical take-off & landing technology of tail-sitting UAVs where its control algorithms enable autonomous transition from hovering to plane-like flying.

The team of Wingtranauts

… is located in Zürich – a vibrant city also known as the Silicon Valley of robotics. Its ever growing multinational team is an eclectic blend of young entrepreneurs, brilliant minded software developers and engineers, service-oriented sales and dedicated technical support, who share a common vision of what the future of unmanned aerial robots should look like.

Management Team

Basil Weibel

Basil Weibel

Founder & CEO

Armin Ambühl

Armin Ambühl


Elias Kleimann

Elias Kleimann

Founder & CFO

Maximialian Boosfeld

Maximialian Boosfeld

Founder & COO

Wingtra Headquarter

Giesshübelstrasse 40
8045 Zürich


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