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 […]

Airspace

Australia’s Airservices readies for RPAS growth, integration

July 18, 2019 0

Australia’s air navigation service provider Airservices believes it is expertly positioned to act as honest broker between all stakeholders as the growth of new players transforms the nation’s airspace. Michelle Bennetts, executive general manager of customer […]

Airports

FlightAware applies predictive technology at Frankfurt

July 10, 2019 0

Fraport will begin using real-time predictive runway arrival times, so called ‘ELDTs’ (Estimated Landing Times) delivered via FlightAware’s Firehose feed as an additional data source in the further optimisation of airport operations at their home […]

Surveillance

Aireon Alert goes live!

July 9, 2019 0

Aireon and the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) have announced that the Aireon Aircraft Location and Emergency Response Tracking (ALERT) service is officially live. As the first system of its kind in public service, Aireon ALERT provides air navigation […]