Tag Archives: UAV

By The Rules

Philip Marien, IFATCA editor of the Controller magazine, writes about the urgent need for national and international regulations for drone users. In a recent article in … More ››

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FAA releases updated drone sighting reports

US aviation authorities today released an updated list of pilot, air traffic controller, law enforcement and citizen reports of potential encounters with unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) – … More ››

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AirMap raises $26m for UTM on drone use surge

AirMap, the airspace management platform for drones, has announced a $26 million Series B funding round led by Microsoft Ventures, with additional participation from Airbus … More ››

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NATS drone safety app proves popular

Drone Assist, the new app launched by the UK’s NATS to help drone pilots comply with UK rules has seen over 10,000 registered users sign … More ››

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IATA expands partnership with ENAC

The International Air Transport Association (IATA), in cooperation with the École nationale de l’aviation civile (ÉNAC) is to expand their aviation training and education partnership to … More ››

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US drone integration efforts find focus

The critical issues affecting the integration of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) into US airspace will be assessed through the work of three important groups within the … More ››

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Singapore to deploy Aveillant Gamekeeper advanced counter-drone radar technology

Aveillant, the advanced radar technology company based in Cambridge, United Kingdom, has sold one of its innovative Gamekeeper counter-UAS radars to ST Electronics. A wholly owned subsidiary … More ››

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Korea to outline Vision 2025 growth plans

Korea Airports Corporation is to outline later this year its Vision 2025 investment plan worth US$856 million. KAC chief executive Sung Ilhwan was reported on … More ››

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Radio hams flag concerns over unlawful drone transmitter interference with air traffic control

Amateur radio enthusiasts in the US are targeting the potential lethal interference potential of a series of audio/video transmitters used on unmanned aircraft and marketed … More ››

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DFS to head EU airspace safety project

The kick-off meeting for a new SESAR 2020 project called PROSA took place at the research centre of German air navigation service provider DFS at … More ››

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