Santa Monica AIRMAP offices destroyed by arson fire during California riots.

Santa Monica AIRMAP offices destroyed by arson fire during California riots.
June 5, 2020 Comments Off on Santa Monica AIRMAP offices destroyed by arson fire during California riots. ADS-B,Industry News Tim Trott

@GregoryMcNeal “I went to the @AirMapIO offices this morning to see things firsthand after looters in Santa Monica set fire to the building yesterday. A lot of memories within those walls.”

Gilbert Mena, Director Of Engineering at AirMap, said in a tweet that AirMap operations are not impacted. Photos of the scene show charred desks, chairs and workstations, with little to nothing left salvageable

The arson and looting occurred at some distance from the protest activitiy.

The company has offices in also has offices in Zurich and Singapore, and US employees had been working from home at the time. “Without (employees working from home), I imagine things may have been much worse,”

(Credit Sally French and DroneGirl)

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