UAS/Drones

ASTM provides technical drones, autonomy guidance

July 4, 2019 0

Standards body ASTM International has published its first-ever technical report to serve as a guide, providing a framework for terminology and requirements for increasingly autonomous and complex aviation systems. “The aviation community is adopting more […]

UAS/Drones

PANSA presents UTM solution to Baltic states

June 24, 2019 0

Polish Air Navigation Services Agency (PANSA) presented its system for drone traffic management to aviation authorities and air navigation services providers in the Baltic states – Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. The presentation took place as a […]

Airspace

Thales ECOSystem readies for UTM LAANC launch

June 21, 2019 0

Thales will be launching its ECOSystem Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability service this summer to support the FAA in giving drone users automated access to controlled airspace. The FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 requires that […]

Airspace

NLR integrates SkyGuardian into European ATM 

June 18, 2019 0

The Netherlands Research Laboratory (NLR) has helped General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA‑ASI) conduct a simulated flight demonstration of a MQ-9B SkyGuardian RPA to demonstrate how it could operate in a busy airport just like a manned aircraft. […]

Security

Thales, Gemalto offer real-time drone id, tracking

June 18, 2019 0

Thales and Gemalto have combined strengths to develop systems for remote identification and tracking of Unmanned Air Systems (UAS) by regulatory authorities and law enforcement globally. Thales has developed an aerospace management system that works […]

Airports

Chess Dynamics launches counter drone systems

June 18, 2019 0

Chess Dynamics, the UK-based advanced integrated systems and technologies company, has developed automated drone protection systems specifically for use at airports. The capabilities, launching at the British-Irish Airports EXPO, have been developed in response to […]

UAS/Drones

EU-wide rules on drones published

June 13, 2019 0

Common European rules on drones have now been published to ensure drone operations across Europe are safe and secure. The European Agency for Aviation safety (EASA) said the rules will among others help to protect […]

UAS/Drones

Deloitte wins NASA contract to develop UAM conops

June 11, 2019 0

Deloitte has secured a contract from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop a Concept of Operations (ConOps) for urban air mobility (UAM). The project is part of the NASA broader effort, which […]