CAAs/ANSPs

Drones still a problem even with little traffic

January 18, 2021 0

In 2020, the German air navigation service provider DFS logged fewer reports of interference caused by drones at airports in Germany than in previous years. More than half of these occurrences, however, led to traffic […]

Airports

ATCA2020: Belgrade Airport enhances security

December 9, 2020 0

Over the past few years, the number of drone incidents in the vicinity of airports has increased exponentially. Keeping airports safe from unauthorized unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) has become a priority for the aviation community. […]

News

Thales highlights the challenges facing drone safety

December 4, 2020 0

ATM spoke with Todd Donovan, Vice President of Airspace Mobility Solutions at Thales USA as a follow on their recent announcement that to integrate new and existing infrastructure into a cloud-based traffic management software as a […]

UAS/Drones

DRONAMICS Announces World’s First Cargo Droneport Network

December 1, 2020 0

DRONAMICS, a middle-mile cargo drone developer and operator, today unveiled the first 5 airports in its European network of cargo droneports.  The DRONAMICS European Droneport Network is the world’s first cargo droneport network and includes […]

CAAs/ANSPs

First insights from DFS drone detection tests

November 9, 2020 0

DFS, the German air navigation service provider, together with its project partners – the operators of Frankfurt Airport (Fraport AG) and Munich Airport (Flughafen München GmbH) – has concluded a large-scale test of drone detection […]

UAS/Drones

Honeywell Acquires Ballard Unmanned Systems

October 16, 2020 0

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has acquired assets from privately held Ballard Unmanned Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Southborough, Mass.-based Ballard Power Systems Inc. Ballard Unmanned Systems designs and produces industry-leading, stored-hydrogen proton exchange membrane fuel […]

UAS/Drones

Esri Announces New Security Enhancement

October 7, 2020 0

Esri, a global leader in location intelligence, has announced two major capabilities in Site Scan for ArcGIS that will enable governments and critical infrastructure organizations to meet hardware and software regulations in the US and Europe. […]