UAS/Drones

Boeing, SparkCognition aim to lead on UTM

July 18, 2018 0

Boeing is collaborating with artificial intelligence (AI) technology house SparkCognition to deliver unmanned aircraft system traffic management (UTM) solutions. Boeing and SparkCognition will use artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies to track unmanned air vehicles in flight […]

UAS/Drones

Swiss U-Space powering lifesaving drone pilot

June 7, 2018 0

Life-saving drones are taking off in Switzerland thanks to a revolutionary pilot programme launched by Swiss Post, the national postal service of Switzerland, and drone manufacturer Matternet in partnership with medical care business Insel. Beginning […]

UAS/Drones

Uber targets Paris, France as UTM test bed

May 29, 2018 0

Uber plans to open an Uber Elevate research station in Paris where its researchers will spend US$23.4 million over the next five year researching how to navigate air traffic and comply with European regulations. The centre will […]

UAS/Drones

ENAV selects Leonardo for drone manager

May 28, 2018 0

Leonardo has been selected by Italy’s ENAV as its industrial partner to develop an air traffic control system for unmanned aircraft. Leonardo will lead an industrial team that includes its subsidiary Telespazio and IDS – […]

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 […]