UAS/Drones

Airbus Aerial to fly urban BVLOS UAS in North Dakota

August 23, 2019 0

Airbus Aerial has been granted a waiver by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to conduct Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) operations in Grand Forks, North Dakota without the need for […]

UAS/Drones

AirMap debuts dynamic flight plan modification capabilities

August 19, 2019 0

Low-altitude airspace is complex and dynamic due to a myriad of factors including weather, airspace regulations and advisories, and a variety of manned and unmanned aircraft. One important prerequisite to scaling large-scale commercial operations of […]

Innovation

Swiss deploy drone flight information management system

August 13, 2019 0

skyguide, the Swiss air navigation service provider, and the drone airspace intelligence platform provider AirMap,  in partnership with the Swiss Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA), have deployed the Swiss U-space flight information management system […]

Corporate

Involi, AirMap team on manned, unmanned traffic awareness

August 7, 2019 0

Unmanned air traffic data provider Involi and airspace intelligence platform AirMap are to offer a pre-integrated UTM and air traffic awareness solution for safe, efficient, and scalable drone operations. The integrated solution of AirMap and […]

General Aviation

SESAR JU GOF U-Space project demos ramp up in August

August 1, 2019 0

Ongoing demonstrations taking place in the Gulf of Finland (GOF) U-space demonstrator this summer represent a leap forward in the implementation of unmanned traffic management (UTM) in Europe. Weeks of intensive preparation work have already […]

Corporate

Altitude Angel, DroneShield team on situational awareness

July 31, 2019 0

UTM technology provider Altitude Angel and drone detection and mitigation expert DroneShield are aiming to develop a single situational awareness to managed airspace. Altitude Angel enables airport operators, among others, to integrate unmanned vehicles into […]

UAS/Drones

Altitude Angel’s LAANC service available to US users

July 24, 2019 0

 Unmanned traffic management (UTM) technology provider Altitude Angel has expanded access to its implantation of the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) service in its products, meaning its US-based commercial drone pilots can now […]

UAS/Drones

US drone system LAANC expands to include recreational flyers

July 24, 2019 0

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has started expanding the Low Altitude Authorization and Capability (LAANC) system to include recreational flyers. The US aviation agency said this action will significantly increase the ability of drone pilots to gain […]