UAS/Drones

PANSA UTM drone flight planning system launches 

March 14, 2019 0

Poland’s PANSA has officially launched the Drone Flight Planning module (dFPL). dFPL acts as an ambassador for gaining necessary flight approvals for both VLOS and BVLOS operations while the SORA element analyses module, advice drone […]

Corporate

Italy’s ENAV to lead new drone manager business D-Flight

February 28, 2019 0

ENAV has launched its D-Flight U-space platform to provide unmanned traffic management (UTM) services for drones together with Leonardo, Telespazio and IDS-Ingegneria Dei Sistemi. Following a share capital increase amounting to €6.6 million, ENAV will […]

Innovation

Road Mapping

November 13, 2018 0

Envision an ecosystem of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) representing a variety of industries all equipped with the knowledge and situational awareness to operate safely and efficiently within the National Airspace System (NAS). That’s the […]

UAS/Drones

Swiss U-Space powering lifesaving drone pilot

June 7, 2018 0

Life-saving drones are taking off in Switzerland thanks to a revolutionary pilot programme launched by Swiss Post, the national postal service of Switzerland, and drone manufacturer Matternet in partnership with medical care business Insel. Beginning […]

UAS/Drones

Testing,Testing

March 27, 2018 0

NASA’s UTM programme has completed TCL 3 testing at the FAA-Designated Nevada UAS Test Site, reports the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS). NIAS, which manages the Nevada UAS Test Sites, together with its NASA Unmanned […]

UAS/Drones

EASA issues first opinion on safe drone ops

February 22, 2018 0

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published the first formal Opinion on safe operations for small drones in Europe. This formal Opinion is an important stepping-stone to keep drone operations safe and secure and […]