Revenue has grown 54% over same quarter last year, with a gross margin of 32%
TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / May 25, 2023 / Volatus Aerospace Corp. (TSXV:VOL)(OTCQB:VLTTF) ("Volatus" or "the Company"), a global leader in the drone industry, is pleased to announce its financial results for the quarter ending March 31, 2023 ("Q1 2023").
The Company generated revenue of $7,412,480 in the first three months of 2023.
Notable Operational Accomplishments During the Quarter:
"In spite of a seasonal quarter, our team continued to execute. Market challenges shifted some of our revenue targets to the right, but the quarter also marked a more aggressive expansion in the US," said Glen Lynch, CEO of Volatus. "The acquisition of Empire Drones and Sky Scape Industries will help Volatus capture a larger market share and improve gross margins across the board."
In conjunction with this release, Volatus investor relations will host a webinar on Tuesday, May 30th at 9 AM EST at which time Glen Lynch, Chief Executive Officer, and Abhinav Singhvi, Chief Financial Officer, will review the quarterly results and major milestones with Danielle Gagne, Head of Corporate Communications as moderator. Investors are invited to register for the webinar here.
Audio Replay Options
An audio replay of the event will be archived on the Investor Relations page of the company's website here .
SUMMARY OF QUARTERLY RESULTS
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Cost of goods sold
Advertising & marketing
IT & tech
Research & development
External partner cost
Share based Payments
Total Operating Expense
Operating Expense Ratio
(Loss) from operations
OTHER ITEMS - INCOME/(EXPENSE)
Other income (expense)
Unrealized loss on investment
Gain (loss) on disposal of drones
Foreign exchange translation
OTHER COMPREHENSIVE LOSS
Foreign operations - foreign currency translation differences
Comprehensive (Loss) per share
RECONCILIATION OF ADJUSTED EBIDTA TO NET LOSS
|Three months ended March 31|
Adjusted EBITDA (loss)
Unrealized loss on Investment
About Volatus Aerospace:
Volatus Aerospace Corp. is a leading provider of integrated drone solutions throughout North America and growing into Latin America and globally. Volatus serves civil, public safety, and defense markets with imaging and inspection, security and surveillance, equipment sales and support, training, as well as R&D, design, and manufacturing. Through our subsidiary, Volatus Aviation, we are introducing green and innovative drone solutions to supplement and replace traditional aircraft and helicopters for long-linear inspections such as pipeline, energy, rail, and cargo services. Volatus is committed to carbon neutrality; the fostering of a safe, equitable and inclusive workplace; and responsible governance.
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SOURCE: Volatus Aerospace Corp.