Safety

IATA welcomes Canada’s drone safety rules

March 16, 2017 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the announcement by Canada’s transport minister Marc Garneau to implement an interim order restricting the use of recreational drones around airports and other high risk areas. The irresponsible […]

News

Lloyds insurers push for primary drone law

March 16, 2017 0

Primary legislation should be introduced in order to align the regulation of drone operations with those of manned aircraft, according to an influential insurance group. The Lloyd’s Market Association (LMA) aviation committee has submitted a […]

Corporate

Rakuten, AirMap in Japanese UTM platform JV

March 15, 2017 0

Japanese internet services business Rakuten and drone management platform AirMap, have formed a joint venture, Rakuten AirMap to provide Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) solutions to drone operators and airspace managers in Japan. Through the joint […]

Security

DSNA Services, Aveillant team on counter-UAV

March 10, 2017 0

World ATM Congress  Aveillant are to partner with France’s DSNA Services to develop a complete counter-drone surveillance solution capable of detection, identification, and tracking within a radius of five kilometres. The UK business which developed the […]

News

DFS, Unifly team on drone app development

March 10, 2017 0

World ATM Congress  Germany’s DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung and Belgian Unifly have signed a cooperation agreement to jointly develop and market a DFS drone app to be released on the German market later this year. This app […]

Corporate

Thales, Unifly launch ECOsystem UTM

March 7, 2017 0

World ATM Congress Thales has launched ECOsystem UTM, an advanced solution for Unmanned Aerial System Traffic Management (UTM), built with key technology from partner Unifly. The companies will leverage Thales’s expertise in air traffic management, […]

News

Leonardo debuts new system for civilian drones

March 7, 2017 0

World ATM Congress Leonardo is ready to deploy its automated system for unmanned air traffic management in very low-level urban airspace up to 150 metres above the ground. The new system, the latest in a […]

Events

Six Questions

March 2, 2017 0

On the eve of the World ATM Congress, NATS chief executive Martin Rolfe shares his views on the big topics sure to be on the lips of the air navigation service provider (ANSP) community in Madrid […]

Events

World ATM Congress readies for best ever year

March 1, 2017 0

World ATM Congress is on track to exceed last year’s 7,175 registrants. The event will bring together aviation leaders from over 130 countries, including high-ranking regulators and officials; CEOs of airports, airlines, and air navigation […]