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Vodafone launches IoT drone tracking trials

Vodafone has launched air traffic control drone tracking trials using 4G Internet of Things (IoT) technology to protect aircraft from catastrophic accidents as well as … More ››

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Airways New Zealand hails ground breaking UTM trial over the skies of residential zone

The Residential Red Zone in Christchurch has turned out to be an ideal venue for a ground-breaking trial to test innovative new software that provides … More ››

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SESAR launches call for U-space demonstrators

The SESAR Joint Undertaking (SESAR JU) has launched a call for proposals for studies, including demonstrations, on drone traffic management in Europe. It said the … More ››

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AirMap introduces low-altitude authorisation, notification capability to third party developers

AirMap, the airspace management platform for drones, has launched a feature that makes LAANC, the Low-Altitude Authorisation and Notification Capability, available to the entire drone … More ››

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Altitude Angel secures $4.5m Series A funding to help boost autonomous drone flight ops

Altitude Angel, the drone management platform and airspace integration start-up, has today announced a USD $4.5m Series A funding round led by the Seraphim Space … More ››

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Airports call for European drone rulebook

The European airport industry is calling for the swift adoption of safety and traffic management rules at EU level on the use of drones. ACI Europe … More ››

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Urbi et Orbi

NASA research into how to safely integrate large drones into the US airspace will inform new work on Urban Air Mobility or UAM, reports Lillian Gipson. NASA’s … More ››

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US drone integration pilot programme launches with aggressive 3-year timeline

The US Department of Transportation (DOT) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) last week fulfilled President Donald Trump’s directive, issued in an October Presidential Memorandum, to launch a … More ››

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Singapore seeks solutions for safe UAV ops

A call for proposal was issued today for interested parties to develop systems to enable the safe use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) . The call from … More ››

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US to test drones beyond FAA regulations

President Donald J Trump has directed US  transportation secretary Elaine Chao to launch an initiative to safely test and validate advanced operations for drones in … More ››

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