Airports

FAA to develop low altitude infrastructure database

November 8, 2019 0

Helispot database platform LZControl has signed a research agreement with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to conduct testing for the purposes of improving the US airport master record database. FAA and industry safety groups, including […]

Safety

EASA warns against complacency over aviation safety

November 7, 2019 0

The aviation industry must guard against becoming complacent about safety despite the number of fatal accidents in commercial aviation decreasing over the last decade, warn industry experts. The European Union Aviation Safety Agency’s annual safety […]

UAS/Drones

NEXA Capital launches Urban Air Mobility Geomatics

September 12, 2019 0

NEXA Capital Partners has launched Urban Air Mobility Geomatics, LLC, a new business intelligence entity to accelerate much-needed investment into eVTOL flight through analytical tools and advanced models, supported by geospatial data and business case […]

UAS/Drones

NEXA UAM study sets 20-year market value of $318 billion

August 20, 2019 0

A comprehensive year-long study – Urban Air Mobility—Economics and Global Markets – forecasts a $318 billion market that will grow exponentially to service an estimated 1.3 billion passengers in 74 cities over the next two […]

Airspace

US selects UAS pilot programme participants

May 10, 2018 0

US aviation officials have selected ten state, local and tribal governments as participants in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot Programme. First announced last October, this White House initiative partners the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) […]

Airspace

Urbi et Orbi

May 9, 2018 0

NASA has signed a second space act agreement with Uber Technologies to further explore concepts and technologies related to urban air mobility (UAM) to ensure a safe and efficient system for future air transportation in […]