Have you ever wondered how the weather will be tomorrow? As 140 million Google search results show, this is one of the most frequently asked questions in the world. The weather plays an important role in many different parts of our private and also professional lives. The reason for imprecise forecasts is primarily that there is a massive observational data gap in the so called boundary layer. For this reason Martin Fengler  decided in 2012 to found the Meteomatics AG and focus on improving weather forecasts. An important instrument on the way to the perfect 24-hour forecast are the self-developed and patented weather drones, the Meteodrones. An important step in the direction of a nationwide drone operation is the development of the MeteoBase Here, the Meteodrone finds its home, starts, lands and is charged between flights. For several weeks, the prototype of the Dronebox has been part of the inventory in the St. Gallen office. The St. Galler Tagblatt came for a visit to gain an insight into the innovative technology.

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