Digital Aerolus cutting-edge commercial drones are featured in the Travel Channel series, “Expedition Bigfoot.” Our Aertos drones were used in the Travel Channel show, focusing on technology innovation to explore the legend of Bigfoot.
Mythological lore meets the latest technology in “Expedition Bigfoot.” The series follows an elite team of skilled researchers using an advanced data algorithm and groundbreaking technology to analyze fifty years of Bigfoot sightings and to pinpoint when and where the team might encounter the ancient beast.
- Series follows a group of expert explorers in a remote area in Oregon
- Experts use the latest advanced technologies to narrow their search
- Team records some of the most credible video evidence in Bigfoot history
How Drones Helped Search for Bigfoot
Digital Aerolus drones caught the attention of Railsplitter Pictures, a New York-based production company because the Aertos drones have a unique ability to fly underground without the use of GPS. Executive Producer Pete Ritchie says he chose the drones because of the radical innovation of Digital Aerolus drone technology:
“In order to tell our story, our team had to face dangerous, treacherous locations regularly. Important pieces of that story would not have been told if not for the technology of Digital Aerolus drones. They allowed us to investigate places the team could not have safely explored on their own. As a TV producer, I’ve been working with drones since they first became commercially available. I’ve never seen one do what these drones can do.”
Episode Recap Videos
Watch the recap of all the Expedition Bigfoot episodes, our team and the Aertos drone come in around the 4:00 minute mark in the video. Watch the Travel Channel’s Expedition Bigfoot recaps here.
Scientists on TV
Digital Aerolus CEO Jeff Alholm thought he was punk’d when he got the call from Railsplitter Pictures:
“We’re a team of engineers and scientists. I thought the guys were messing with me when I got the Expedition Bigfoot call. It’s a fascinating show and a great use case for our technology. We’re pleased to have been a part of it!”
Watch Expedition Bigfoot
Travel Channel’s eight-part investigative-adventure series Expedition Bigfoot tracks the expert search team as they use high-tech tools to explore the truth behind the Bigfoot legend.
Find out more about Expedition Bigfoot @TravelChannel and #TRVLBigfoot on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Here’s a story KCTV did on Digital Aerolus involvement in Expedition Bigfoot!
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We design and build the Aertos drones to fly stably where other drones can’t. If you’re in the market for a commercial drone for industrial inspections, contact us! The Aertos drones are the only true indoor commercial drone, designed for inaccessible and confined spaces!