Training and Simulation

PANSA completes extensive UTM system workforce training

November 14, 2019 0

The Polish Air Navigation Services Agency (PANSA) has finished the series of its UTM system TTT (Train-the-Trainer) trainings for controllers and flight information service officers at 15 towers and 5 FIS sectors all over the […]

UAS/Drones

New York’s 50-mile drone corridor receives FAA BVLOS nod

November 13, 2019 0

The New York Unmanned Aircraft System Test Site at Griffiss International Airport has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to fly unmanned aircraft beyond visual line of sight within first segment of New York’s […]

UAS/Drones

Altitude Angel debuts ‘tactical deconfliction’ for drones

November 7, 2019 0

Unmanned Traffic Management technology provider Altitude Angel has launched the ‘second phase’ of its revolutionary Conflict Resolution Service (CRS) with the introduction of tactical deconfliction. Following the initial launch of the Conflict Resolution Service in […]

Security

UK pilots welcome British counter drone strategy

October 23, 2019 0

The British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) has welcomed the British government’s counter-drone strategy. BALPA chief Brian Strutton, said the pilots’ organisation had campaigned for counter-drone measures to be introduced and so were pleased to see […]

Airspace

AirMap & partners demonstrate dynamic geofencing capabilities 

October 16, 2019 0

AirMap is participating in GEOSAFE, a SESAR Joint Undertaking funded project aimed at researching, developing, and testing foundational and advanced geofencing services. Together with partner organisations SPH Engineering (developer of UgCS ground control station), Aeromapper, Atechsys, Air Marine, and Thales, AirMap successfully […]

UAS/Drones

ICAO urged to develop high level guidance on rogue drones

October 11, 2019 0

Air traffic controllers require clearer procedures for handling unauthorised drones, according to the controllers’ federation IFATCA which represents more than 50,000 members in over 125 countries. In a paper presented to ICAO’s 40th Triennial Assembly in […]