Chinese Drone Manufacturer Wingsland Sets Up Shop In LA

Wingsland Technology, a Chinese manufactuer of drones for the consumer market, announced on Wednesday that it has opened up its first international office, in Los Angeles. According to the company, the new office will help it service the growing U.S. market. Wingsland said it has opened up an office in the City of Industry, which will include a warehouse, local inventory, and a product, customer service team, and dedicated marketing and sales team. Local efforts of the manufacturer will be led by Brian Chacone, Director of Sales and Marketing. Wingsland offers up a number of consumer-focused, quadcopters, and just announced a "pocket drone" controlled by a user's smartphone, and specifically designed to auto-follow a user taking selfies.