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. […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Avinor ANS begins roll out of first Nordic UTM system

August 26, 2020 0

Avinor Air Navigation Services (ANS) is working with Frequentis and Altitude Angel to implement an unmanned traffic management (UTM) system at 18 airport towers across Norway. The system, which is being tested in a real-world […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Digital twins, machine learning and AI – Oh my!

August 17, 2020 0

Recently ATM had the opportunity to speak with International Aeronavigation Systems (IANS) of Russia about the initiatives they are working on to bring together UTM and ATM to safely share airspace. One such initiative is […]

UAS/Drones

Defying the drone threat

June 8, 2020 0

Drones are increasingly becoming a real and growing danger, with off-the-shelf unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) rarely out of the headlines these days and drone incidents an almost weekly occurrence. Not only critical national infrastructure and […]

UAS/Drones

Long-range drone flights now a reality

May 27, 2020 0

Droniq has launched the first fully operational traffic management system for drones in Germany. This means drones, also known as unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), can be safely integrated into airspace and commercial drone flights over long distances […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Drones support Estonian emergency services during pandemic

May 19, 2020 0

Estonian Air Navigation Services, (EANS) has enlisted the support of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) manufacturer, Threod Systems and safety-critical technology provider, Frequentis, to support Estonian blue-light forces with a series of essential drone operations during […]