Airports

FAA expands LAANC, more airspace access for drones

May 27, 2019 0

The US Federal Aviation Administration is to expand the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) programme to more than 100 new control towers and airports. Read More About LAANC The LAANC programme has been developed to […]

People

Precisionhawk chief to lead FAA’s drone advisors

May 21, 2019 0

US transport secretary Elaine Chao has appointed Michael Chasen, the chief executive of PrecisionHawk, to lead the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Drone Advisory Committee (DAC) as its chairman. Chasen assumes the role immediately and will […]

SESAR

SESAR GOF U-space demonstrations to begin in June

May 17, 2019 0

The SESAR Joint Undertaking Gulf of Finland (GOF) U-space project in Estonia and Finland will enter an important phase with the start of the first demonstrations in June. Seven advanced drone operational scenarios including both […]

Airspace

Drone industry must harness European airspace expertise

May 7, 2019 0

Safety and conspicuity must be at the heart of moves to address the rapidly increasing use of drones, building on and drawing from Europe’s excellent safety record and ensuring today’s high standards are maintained, according […]

Airlines

EASA certifies NAVBLUE A320 altimeter monitor function 

April 29, 2019 0

NAVBLUE in partnership with Airbus, Honeywell Aerospace and Lufthansa Group have secured certification for integrating Honeywell SmartLanding capabilities within their runway overrun prevention system (ROPS). Read More About ROPS Honeywell SmartLanding technology is a set […]