Who are we ?


Internest's ambition is to assist and improve drones and helicopters’ flight safety in their critical operations.
Therefore, Internest's team has designed and developed LoLaS (Local Landing System), an embedded system based on hardware components and their firmware.
Thanks to the fusion of multiple technologies LoLaS provides an accurate and reliable positioning information no matter the visibility, the weather or the environment.

use cases





Surveillance drone box

  • Speed of execution
  • High added value products
  • Completes existing surveillance system
  • Works day and night

Landing on different types of platforms

  • Reduce troops exposure to danger
  • Improve the missions efficiency
  • Hard jamming and low detectability


  • Resist to salt spray and challenging sea conditions
  • Reduce operational spendings
  • No interferences with existing communication systems

Our solution


Low consumption and weight
Drone system : one central board and two emitters
Ground system : one central board and four receivers
Weather-proof sensors easy to install

Because every mission is different Internest has chosen to develop a system which mix technologies extremely sturdy and precises that are adaptable to any context.

The benefits of our solution


Sensor and computational redundancy

Centimeter-level accuracy

Radio and ultra-sound waves technology

Mobile platform landing

Relative positioning robust to movements

Easy and robust integration

OEM conception, tested in real conditions

Operates in extreme conditions

At night, rainy weather, in the desert or mist (IP 67 )

Technical documentation
video demonstration

A common project




In charge of business development and financial aspects.
Nicolas prepares Internest for a new step thanks to his experience as investor and international director in a mid-caps.



In charge of the technical roadmap and supply chain.
2 years R&D in embedded sensors at Peugeot SA and 1 patent filled in this sector.



In charge of operations and technical customer relations.
One year of R&D in automatics and embedded systems and one year in a fast growing start-up, 1 patent filed.

On the front page


Published 17/04/2019


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Published 18/03/2019

Internest and Skysense Announce Strategic Partnership to Strengthen Drone Inspections And Surveillance.

Internest, with its autonomous takeoff & landing system for rotary aircraft and Skysense, drone charging infrastructure leader, announce a key partnership to ease drone operations. [...]
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Published 03/01/2019

Champs-sur-Marne: their technology around drones interests at the highest level

"Thanks to their invention, soldiers on a mission will be able to send a drone to inspect a risk zone from the roof of their pickup truck without having to resort to GPS."
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Published 03/01/2019

Published 29/11/2018

Published 29/11/2018

Safety is our priority

"MONCh spoke to Nicolas Sczaniecki, CEO of Internest, a start-up visited by French President Emmanuel Macron during his visit at Euronaval last October, and which recently signed a contract to work with Naval Group to test their innovative positioning system for rotary wings on Naval Group’s platforms."
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Published 29/11/2018

Internest - drones tamer

Internest is one of the 12 projects of the Innov'up Proto and supported by the Ile-de-France region. "Dare, is the key word, to take the risk of imagining and prototyping today the services and products that will be part of our future tomorrow.
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Published 29/11/2018

Published 15/11/2018

The visit of President Macron on Internest’s stand.

The visit of the President of the Republic, Emmanuel Macron accompanied by the Minister of the Army, Florence Parly on Internest’s stand during the EuroNaval exhibition testifies the support of the highest authorities to the development of the ecosystem of innovation-defense. The exchange with the president has highlighted the efforts of the DGA to support the innovation and export of innovative startups and SMEs and consolidates the desire to diversify the DITB.
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Published 15/11/2018

First deck landing signed contract with NavalGroup

The Naval Chief of Staff expressed his will to equip each ship with a drone. In this context, Internest has signed the first contract with Naval Group in the presence of Hervé Guillou (CEO) and Eric Papin (Innovation Director) of Naval Group in order to test its deck landing solution. Thus, Internest integrates the Industrial and Technological Base of Naval Defense.
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Published 15/11/2018

Published 15/11/2018

Published 20/09/2018

Internest: The start-up of the day (French web)

Our CEO, Nicolas Sczaniecki, introduced our start-up and its positioning system to the French Web magazine.
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Published 20/09/2018

Published 10/08/2018

Internest exhibited at Eurosatory

Internest exhibited at Eurosatory (June 2018), the biggest defence and security event in the world, on the Genarate by Gicat booth. Internest presented its system to clients and the French Ministry of Defence.
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Published 10/08/2018

Internest invited on the Airbus booth at Vivatech 2018

Airbus invited Internest at Vivatech 2018 in order to present its successful partnership between a key account and a start-up.

Published 10/08/2018

La Fondation des Ponts et Chaussées x Internest

Thanks to the fondation of l'École des Ponts et Chaussées we can develop and grow Internest at Station f (the biggest start-up camp in the world)
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Published 08/08/2018

Internest in the Top 5 of the Krypto Lab contest (Abu Dhabi)

Internest went to the United Arab Emirates in May 2018 to compete in the Krypto Lab contest.
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Published 08/08/2018

Published 12/04/2018

100 Start ups to invest in 2018

Internest has for ambition to assist drones and helicopters in their critical operations to improve flight safety. This start up is part of selection "100 start up to invest in 2018" by Challenges.
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Published 12/04/2018

INTERNEST: Rewarded by the COS at SOFLAB 2018

The 29th of March 2018 the ENSTA Paris-Tech campus hosted the SOFLAB, the new exchange platform for the special forces and innovations ecosystem, organised by Le Cercle de L'Arbalète. INTERNEST was rewarded with a price by the Special Forces Commandment (COS).
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Published 17/11/2017

Paris Air show

The Paris Air Show was the opportunity to meet new overseas partners, Asians in particular. Besides that, Internest welcomed on its booth Pierre Gattaz, President of Medef and Karima Delli, European Deputy and president of the Transport Commission to present the business opportunities arising from drone’s autonomous flight
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Published 17/11/2017

French Tech Diversité

The Ministry of Economics through its French Tech Diversity program selected Internest as an example of promotion and social diversity of the French start-up ecosystem.

Published 17/11/2017


Intestest has been selected by Agoranov to join its accelerator program and will benefit of its 15 years of experience.

Published 17/11/2017

Demonstration of the French Army by the « Pole de Rayonnement de l’Armee de Terre »

The demonstration by the French Army was the opportunity for Internest to fully understand the organisation of the French armies in air-land operations.
Besides, it was also the opportunity to exchange with some soldiers about their experience on the ground and think together on how to improve the intervention conditions.

Published 17/11/2017

Press trip: Gicat, DGA, Armee de Terre

Internest presented to defense and security focused journalists the operational benefit of its solution during those demonstrations organized by the GICAT, DGA and the Army.
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Published 17/11/2017

MEDEF Summer University

During the MEDEF (French Business Council) Summer University, Internest presented its innovation to the Minister of Armies and to the Minister of Economy.
Moreover, Internest has been selected to speak in front of defense and security decision makers, gathered in the innovation hall.

Published 17/11/2017

Ambassador / Entrepreneur: To identify and to confirm the potential of the international market

The meetings organized by the French ambassadors, allowed us to identify and to confirm the potential of some promising internationals markets.

Published 17/11/2017


The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation rewarded Internest innovative project and its deep tech content

Published 17/11/2017

Station F

Internest joined Station F, the biggest start-up incuabtor in the world. The network of Ponts Alliance approved the candidacy of Internest team to join Station F.

Published 17/11/2017


The RATP Group invited Internest to exhibit on its stand at Vivatech in the category “Urban Mobility” to explore business opportunities.

Published 17/11/2017

IOT Photonics

Internest was rewarded with the Jury’s Favorite prize at the ceremony of “Grands prix de l’IoT Photonics”

Published 17/11/2017


The panel of the GICAT selected the application of Internest to join their label “Generate”. This innovation allows French Start-ups to understand and join the defense and security ecosystem.

Published 20/11/2017



Published 17/11/2017

Pepite Prize

Internest was rewarded the Prize PETITE-Tremplin for Student entrepreneurship. This prize aims to support the creation of companies by students and recently graduates.

Published 17/11/2017

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