UAS/Drones

SESAR Gulf of Finland U-Space demos reach next level

March 23, 2019 0

The European GOF U-Space project in Estonia and Finland plans to take concrete steps towards showcasing how U-space can serve both unmanned and manned aviation from the outset. The broad consortium with 19 members, including […]

Navigation

skyguide adds VOR measuring to CNS Drone capabilities

March 22, 2019 0

Engineers at Switzerland’s skyguide have added VOR (VHF Omnidirectional Radio Range) measurement capabilities as a new feature to its method of measuring navigation equipment with the support of drone technology. The measurements are taken while […]

Innovation

Thales to head European geofencing solutions research

March 20, 2019 0

Thales is to manage a European research project supported by Aeromapper, AirMap, Atechsys and SPH Engineering to develop new services for safe, efficient and secure airspace access for a large number of drones. SESAR Joint […]

Airspace

Altitude Angel user portal to deploy at six trial UK airports

March 13, 2019 0

Altitude Angel‘s airspace authorisation toolkit which provides the functionality behind the NATS Airspace User Portal (AUP) giving air navigation service providers the ability to process and automate requests to operate drones within ATZs has successfully […]

Surveillance

Airmap, Honeywell develop cost-effective tracking solution

March 13, 2019 0

AirMap and Honeywell are to develop a cost-effective drone tracking solution to provide airspace safety authorities with situational awareness of manned and unmanned aircraft operations within an airspace system. Together, the companies will develop a […]

UAS/Drones

AirMap, ANS CR partner to enable smart drone integration

March 12, 2019 0

World ATM Congress 2019  Drone airspace management platform AirMap is working with Air Navigation Services of the Czech Republic (ANS CR) nationwide in partnership with UpVision to enable SmartSky, the country’s strategy to enable and […]

Airlines

New European ATM targets ‘rewarding failure’

March 6, 2019 0

The European Commission is rewarding failure with the latest set of targets for the European ATM industry, according to an European airline organisation chief. Commenting on the targets, International Air Transport Association (IATA) regional vice […]