skyEcho 2 and EasyVFR 4 Introduce FLARM and Transponder Proximity Alerts

This week at Aero Friedrichshafen , uAvionix and PocketFMS are excited to announce collaboration on inter-operable Electronic Conspicuity with skyEcho 2 and EasyVFR 4.EasyVFR 4 , currently in beta and planned for commercial release Q2 2019, will integrate with skyEcho 2’s native capabilities to receive ADS-B, FLARM, and, for the first time, alert pilots if an aircraft is nearby with only a…

Details

CIRIA -The use of unmanned aerial vehicles for infrastructure asset management (RP1063)

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are being employed for asset inspection by a growing number of organisations throughout the UK and globally. Their use allows for safer and simpler inspection where access in and around the asset is particularly difficult. Other benefits over more traditional inspection techniques include the way the data can be collected and…

Details

Balfour Beatty benefitting from drones on M6 motorway development

Balfour Beatty is reaping the rewards of using drones on major construction projects, including work on a multi-million-pound Smart Motorway upgrade in The Midlands – with support from UAV specialist Heliguy.  The international infrastructure group is utilising UAVs, including the recently-released DJI Phantom 4 RTK, to enhance safety, increase efficiency, gather data faster, improve asset…

Details

senseFly Drones Fully Comply With New Transport Canada Requirements For Advanced RPAS Operations

Use of senseFly Drones in Controlled Airspace Can Continue Without Interruption As the leader in fixed-wing drones, senseFly is pleased to announce that its entire platform of professional drone solutions—eBee Classic, eBee SQ and eBee X—complies with the latest Transport Canada regulations for advanced drone operations in controlled airspace. “The need to meet and exceed demanding operational and regulatory standards…

Details

HUMA – Home & Urban Mobility Aircraft Launches in LIMA

Samad Aerospace is a disruptive technology start-up in the UK aerospace industry; committed to accelerate the development of the future ecosystem of aviation through the design and development of electric and hybrid-electric vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft to improve connectivity and civilian air transportation worldwide. The world had seen two aviation revolutions since the…

Details