Airspace

ICAO calls for innovative drone airspace management solutions

April 10, 2018 0

ICAO has begun the consultative work needed to establish low-altitude traffic management guidance for domestic unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to make drone deliveries, inspections and even autonomous flying taxis near term realities. Recognisng that an agreed […]

UAS/Drones

America's FAA seeking more LAANC suppliers

April 4, 2018 0

The Federal Aviation Administration is looking for more suppliers for the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC). LAANC is a foundation for developing the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Traffic Management System (UTM). In October, the FAA deployed […]

UAS/Drones

Testing,Testing

March 27, 2018 0

NASA’s UTM programme has completed TCL 3 testing at the FAA-Designated Nevada UAS Test Site, reports the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS). NIAS, which manages the Nevada UAS Test Sites, together with its NASA Unmanned […]

Airspace

SESAR sets out drone integration roadmap

March 21, 2018 0

Drones must respect today’s operational procedures for manned aircraft and not become a danger or burden to people, property or other aircraft, according to a new European roadmap that envisages how best to safely integrate unmanned […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Italy's ENAV plans radical rethink of business

March 14, 2018 0

Remote tower technology is to be at the heart of Italian ENAV’s five-year, €650 million plan to future-proof its business. The plan which was this week signed off by ENAV chiefs is designed to provide […]

UAS/Drones

Frequentis partners with Altitude Angel for safe drone integration

March 7, 2018 0

WATM2018 ATM communication, automation and information solutions business Frequentis and Altitude Angel, the pioneering drone management platform and airspace integration start-up, have entered into a strategic partnership to provide solutions that will allow Unmanned Aerial Vehicles […]

Corporate

NATS, ALT Angel partner on drone integration 

March 6, 2018 0

WATM2018 NATS and fast-growing UK-based drone traffic management solutions company Altitude Angel, have entered a strategic partnership that lays the foundation for a future whereby drones and manned aircraft could safely co-exist in the UK’s busy […]