Security

Frequentis and A1 to make drone flights safer

November 28, 2019 0

Frequentis and A1 Telekom Austria are to develop a system to expose drone violations to public safety authorities as electronic identification rules are phased in Drones provide an innovative and cost-effective way to deliver services […]

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 […]

Security

Small supplier Trojan risk rife in transport: cyber report

October 8, 2019 0

Half of all state-sponsored cyber attacks will be aiming to steal sensitive data from the world’s richest countries and will often target their transport infrastructure through supply chain vulnerabilities, according to a new ‘Who’s Who’ […]

Airports

Give airports funds to manage drone operations: task force

October 4, 2019 0

Airports should not be burdened with policing ‘careless, clueless or criminal’ drone users in the absence of a well-funded multi-agency approach. In its final report on unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) integration, detection, identification, and mitigation […]

Navigation

Aviation groups urge ICAO action on GNSS vulnerability

September 25, 2019 0

International aviation groups are appealing to ICAO for urgent action to address GNSS interference. In a paper entitled An Urgent Need to Address Harmful Interferences To GNSS that is being presented to the 40th ICAO […]