UAS/Drones

Airbus Aerial to fly urban BVLOS UAS in North Dakota

August 23, 2019 0

Airbus Aerial has been granted a waiver by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to conduct Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) operations in Grand Forks, North Dakota without the need for […]

News

ENAIRE allocates €12 million for monitoring centre

August 22, 2019 0

Spain’s ENAIRE is to invest €12 million in technology and equipment to build an advanced centre to oversee network operations. This building, which will be located on the grounds of ENAIRE’s air control centre in […]

Single European Sky

Croatia Control consults on five-year plan

August 22, 2019 0

Croatia Control has published a five-year performance plan along with a transparent cost and investment overview and anticipated future service levels. A recent consultation exercise with airspace users was held according to EU regulations laying […]

Airspace

Poland launches listening exercise over future airspace

August 20, 2019 0

Poland’s PANSA has started to consult with stakeholders after publishing its first ever national airspace strategy – a document which has been prepared by the air navigation service provider together with the International Air Transport […]

UAS/Drones

NEXA UAM study sets 20-year market value of $318 billion

August 20, 2019 0

A comprehensive year-long study – Urban Air Mobility—Economics and Global Markets – forecasts a $318 billion market that will grow exponentially to service an estimated 1.3 billion passengers in 74 cities over the next two […]

UAS/Drones

AirMap debuts dynamic flight plan modification capabilities

August 19, 2019 0

Low-altitude airspace is complex and dynamic due to a myriad of factors including weather, airspace regulations and advisories, and a variety of manned and unmanned aircraft. One important prerequisite to scaling large-scale commercial operations of […]

Communications

France’s DSNA to support Inmarsat modernisation programme

August 14, 2019 0

DSNA, France’s air navigation services provider (ANSP), has signed an agreement to join a consortium of European ANSPs supporting the modernisation of air traffic management (ATM) over Europe through the Iris programme. In partnership with […]

Innovation

Swiss deploy drone flight information management system

August 13, 2019 0

skyguide, the Swiss air navigation service provider, and the drone airspace intelligence platform provider AirMap,  in partnership with the Swiss Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA), have deployed the Swiss U-space flight information management system […]