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Lufthansa Systems expands Lido portfolio 

October 9, 2017 0

Lufthansa Systems is expanding its portfolio of navigation solutions with Lido/SkyData. This solution consists of ARINC 424 data and includes navigation information such as airports, heliports, taxiways and runways, waypoints, navaids, airspaces and airways, and […]

SESAR

SESAR launches U-Space exploratory projects

October 3, 2017 0

The SESAR Joint Undertaking (JU) has launched a series of projects as steps towards realising the European Commission’s U-space vision for ensuring safe and secure access to airspace for drones. A total of €9 million is earmarked […]

Airspace

FAA targets autumn for airport drone zones

July 20, 2017 0

Fifty airports, including Miami International and Phoenix Sky Harbor, will soon applying the FAA’s Low Altitude Authorisation and Notification Capability (LAANC) system, which aims to cut the time it currently takes to give some drone flights the green […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Groupe ADP, DSNA Services team on Hologarde

July 18, 2017 0

Groupe ADP and DSNA Services is establishing a partnership to combine their expertise to create the Hologarde project to develop a drone detection system that can be adapted to all sensitive sites. Edward Arkwright, deputy […]

Airspace

Europe unveils its U-Space vision for drones

June 16, 2017 0

The Single European Sky Air traffic management Research Joint Undertaking has today unveiled its blueprint to make drone use in low-level airspace safe, secure and environmentally friendly. Following a request by the European Commission, the […]

Innovation

NASA taps teams to explore ambitious ideas

June 6, 2017 0

Three teams of NASA researchers who have dreamed up potential solutions for pieces of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) puzzle have received the nod to officially begin formal feasibility studies of their concepts. The trio […]

UAS/Drones

Partner Approach

June 5, 2017 0

NASA and its partners are wrapping up tests of the most recent version of its Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Traffic Management (UTM) technologies with live, remotely operated aircraft, or drones, at six sites around the […]