Pace of change hampering airspace segregation

May 3, 2016 0

The United States’ Federal Aviation Administration insists it has no current plan to reclassify low-altitude airspace to accommodate small drones, according to AIN. Speaking during an Airspace Integration and Policy Panel conference in New Orleans, […]


NASA puts UTM drone ATM through stress test

April 22, 2016 0

NASA together with the United States Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) have conducted the first and largest demonstration of its UAS traffic management (UTM) research platform which saw 22 drones flown simultaneously to assess rural operations. […]


A Remote Review

April 11, 2016 1

The great and good of air traffic management gathered in Madrid last month for the World ATM Congress. All anyone could talk about was remote towers. Some were even seen wearing badges with ‘I heart […]

SESAR CEO Survey 2016

Industrial Partnerships

February 24, 2016 0

In the SESAR CEO Survey 2016 Air Traffic Management magazine has comprehensively surveyed the senior leadership within the European industry on SESAR deployment and the prospects for success. The SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) – whose […]


PrecisionHawk teams on safe drone ops

October 26, 2015 0

PrecisionHawk, Verizon, Harris and DigitalGlobe have completed initial testing of high-performance airspace services for consumer and enterprise drones. The market leaders have integrated their technologies, Verizon’s LTE network, Harris’ ADS-B and aircraft surveillance network, DigitalGlobe’s Geospatial Big […]


FAA expands UAV Pathfinder efforts

October 7, 2015 0

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has entered into a Pathfinder agreement with CACI International to evaluate how the company’s technology can help detect Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in the vicinity of airports. In testimony today […]


Lockheed Martin technology helps pilots and UAS

August 3, 2015 0

Lockheed Martin has deployed the first components of an unmanned traffic management (UTM) system that is available to the UAS community now. Lockheed Martin’s online Flight Service Pilot Web feeds flight plan information directly to […]