Member - Sunbirds

Sunbirds was born in 2015 with the audacious desire to push the boundaries of how we can fly and what we can see from the sky. We have the inner conviction that performance can be achieved while ensuring sustainability. Our goal is to refine state-of-the-art while establishing new standards to shape the UAVs' future.

Type Startup or self-employed
Founder 2015
Company Size 6
Member Type
Founders Laurent Rivière
Headquarters 31670, France
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Sunbirds is a start-up based in Toulouse, France. It has designed the first professional drone able to fly all day long thanks to solar power. The SB4 Phoenix is a decision-making tool for people managing huge territories such as agricultural land, forests and game reserves worldwide. This 3.2m wingspan airplane responds to the need for mapping, inspection and surveillance of large areas.
Headquarters 31670, France

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
Clean Water and
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Affordable and
Clean Energy
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Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
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SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
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