Back in June 2013, I shared some pictures from the then-new 3D Robotics Tijuana factory. Here's another batch, showing the growth and progress there. It's buzzing and packed!
Four pick-and-place machines running all the time:
Firmware loading and diagnostics
IRISs waiting for testing
Pallets of IRISs waiting to be shipped to distributors
The outdoor test facility. Every vehicle is flight tested before leaving the factory
Here's about half of the flight testing that each IRIS goes through. This part tests GPS and Loiter modes.
The ionized water washing machine, used to clean PCBs after manufacturing: