Understanding planetary systems affecting humanity
Mission-as-a-Service: Define Your Mission, Stream Real-time Data
Data-as-a-Service: Real-time access to quality-controlled datasets
Because better data means a better forecast
We offer fully managed ocean data collection services anywhere in the world. You define a mission plan; our autonomous ocean drones get to work and stream real-time data back to shore.
We offer quality controlled on-demand global ocean in-situ data sets for your area, timeframe, and variables of interest at an unprecedented resolution in a NetCDF-compliant format.
We offer high-resolution weather forecasts, enhanced by our global ocean drone observations, delivered via beautiful and informative appsavailable on both web and mobile.
Take a peek at our latest missions, data sets, and forecast developments.
The first autonomous circumnavigation of Antarctica provides an unprecedented opportunity to bring this remote marine environment to the classroom.
Two Saildrone USVs launched from Bluff, NZ, January 2019. Their mission: the first autonomous circumnavigation of Antarctica.
Check out the first weather forecast powered by ocean drone, available in the iOS App Store and on the web!
Saildrone designs, manufactures, and operates a global fleet of wind and solar powered ocean drones, providing in-situ data collection services, global ocean data sets, and enhanced weather forecast applications.
Saildrone Fleet Launches in New Zealand on Epic Journey
Can a Wind-Powered Ocean Drone Circumnavigate the Most Extreme Ocean?
First Saildrone Data Set Available for Public Access on NASA PO.DAAC