3DR Ups Funding Round To $64M

3DR, the drone manufacturer and technology developer, said this morning that it has raised its Series C funding to $64M, in an expansion beyond its initial, $50M funding. According to 3DR, the expansion was led by WestSummit Capital, and also included SanDisk Ventures and Atlantic Bridge Ventures, along with other investors. The new funding comes on top of the earlier, $50M funding, which came from Qualcomm Ventures, Foundry Group, True Ventures, OATV, Mayfield, and Shea Ventures. 3DR is based in Berkeley, but was founded and has major operations in San Diego. The company--better known as 3D Robotics--develops very widely used drone software and hardware. More information »