Editorial

Droniq takes flight

June 9, 2020 0

Having just celebrated their one-year anniversary, the Droniq team shared with me their accomplishments over the last year and I have to say they have come a long way since I first spoke with them […]

UAS/Drones

skyguide launches U-Space Apps for drones

June 9, 2020 0

skyguide, the Swiss Air Navigation Service Provider, launches today its U-Space Apps for drones. These two new apps (mobile and web based) allow drone operators to efficiently plan and operate a flight including the airspace […]

UAS/Drones

Defying the drone threat

June 8, 2020 0

Drones are increasingly becoming a real and growing danger, with off-the-shelf unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) rarely out of the headlines these days and drone incidents an almost weekly occurrence. Not only critical national infrastructure and […]

UAS/Drones

Long-range drone flights now a reality

May 27, 2020 0

Droniq has launched the first fully operational traffic management system for drones in Germany. This means drones, also known as unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), can be safely integrated into airspace and commercial drone flights over long distances […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Drones support Estonian emergency services during pandemic

May 19, 2020 0

Estonian Air Navigation Services, (EANS) has enlisted the support of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) manufacturer, Threod Systems and safety-critical technology provider, Frequentis, to support Estonian blue-light forces with a series of essential drone operations during […]

Editorial

Drones on the Edge

May 13, 2020 0

In the fifth installment of the ongoing series of webinars from The Global UTM Association (GUTMA), drone services on the edge of the network were considered. Four speakers from different regions and functions addressed this topic. […]

Editorial

Can Cellular Networks Support Aviation Functions?   

May 5, 2020 3

In the ongoing series of webinars from The Global UTM Association (GUTMA), the fourth installment considers the possibility of cellular networks becoming the fabric to support aviation functions. Six speakers from different regions and functions […]

UAS/Drones

PANSA joins the fight against COVID-19

April 30, 2020 0

PansaUTM, managed by Polish Air Navigation Services Agency, conducted a pilot project on Wednesday, 29th of April, to transport samples for testing for the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus using a cargo drone. The flight beyond […]