UK CAA to charge the drone/model community £362,000 more next year.

Drone/model aircraft operator registration alone earns the CAA almost £2m per annum. But, apparently that’s not enough. From the 1st of April 2023, the UK regulator intends to increase its price for registration by 13.5%. And with its rounding-up policy, that takes the price from £10 to £12 – actually making it a 20% increase. That will cost the UK drone/model flying community an extra £362,000 from … Continue reading UK CAA to charge the drone/model community £362,000 more next year.

Wingtra – Robotics Software Intern

Join the Wingtra team and become part of this venture-backed robotics scaleup with a global and international team of 140+ dedicated Wingtranauts who want to see their actions have a positive and lasting impact on the world. Founded more than 7 years ago at ETH Zurich, Europe’s leading robotics university, our goal is to build the best aerial robots to digitize the world at the … Continue reading Wingtra – Robotics Software Intern

Electronic Warfare And UAV Navigation UAS Autopilots

Electronic Warfare (shorten as EW) is the use of electronic and technological activity with the purpose of determining, exploiting, reducing, or avoiding hostile use of the energy spectrum by adversaries and, at the same time, keeping the use of the spectrum safe for one’s own benefit.  What Kind Of Electronic Actions Exists? Due to the complexity of Electronic Warfare, it is helpful to distinguish the … Continue reading Electronic Warfare And UAV Navigation UAS Autopilots

SkyDrive to Take Part in CES 2023

SkyDrive will participate in CES 2023 in the US, to be held from January 5 to 8, 2023, with the support of Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO).  CES is one of the largest and most influential tech events in the world. SkyDrive will exhibit a small-scale mockup of SD-05, our commercial model flying car that we unveiled in September 2022. The SD-05 is currently in … Continue reading SkyDrive to Take Part in CES 2023

CAA, NATS, SASIG, Ofcom, & Law Commission – WBF policy conference – 31st Jan. 23

Stuart Lindsay, Head, Airspace Modernisation, Civil Aviation Authority Kevin Woolsey, Co-Head, General Aviation and Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems, Civil Aviation Authority and Councillor Keith Artus, Chairman, Strategic Aviation Special Interest Group (SASIG); Helen Hearn, Director, Spectrum Policy, Ofcom; Dr Ruth Mallors-Ray, Director, RMR Consultants; John McKenna, CEO, sees.ai; Nicholas Paines KC, Commissioner for Public Law, Law Commission; Andrew Sage, Director, Safety Transformation, NATS; Fiona Smith, Group Head of Aerodrome Strategy, AGS Airports and Andrew … Continue reading CAA, NATS, SASIG, Ofcom, & Law Commission – WBF policy conference – 31st Jan. 23

Comparing RESEPI XT-32 vs Livox Avia LiDAR for Drone Surveying Mapping

Deciding which drone LiDAR system to get is not easy, especially if it’s your first unit. The cost of a drone LiDAR package, although much lower today compared to just 18 months ago, still can get expensive. But cost should not be the only consideration, maybe not even the most important one. Performance should be carefully investigated, along with other key factors such as quality … Continue reading Comparing RESEPI XT-32 vs Livox Avia LiDAR for Drone Surveying Mapping

Autel tease Max

Hitting the socials from Autel this morning a potential new airframe, from Joseph Scaperrotta a director at Autel Robotics. The next wave of Autel Robotics enterprise solutions is coming! Stay tuned for more announcements coming next week at #ces2023 What is it to be an M300-sized machine? Their current offerings revolve around the EVO II and the Dragon Fish fixed-wing eVTOL. One might suggest there are gaps! … Continue reading Autel tease Max

Europe-wide U-space implementation gets off the ground with the U-ELCOME Project

• The U-ELCOME project has launched with funding from the European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA) in cooperation with the SESAR 3 Joint Undertaking as one of its flagship Digital Sky Demonstrators (DSDs).• In answer to a call launched by CINEA under the Connecting Europe Facility, the 3-year U-ELCOME DSD project is coordinated by the EUROCONTROL Innovation Hub and involves 51 European partners.• … Continue reading Europe-wide U-space implementation gets off the ground with the U-ELCOME Project

RDARS Announces Broadening Of Share Liquidity With DTCC Full Service Eligibility

RDARS Inc. (“RDARS” or the “Company“) (CSE: RDRS) (OTCQB: RDRSF), the autonomous robotics and drone technology company developing advanced systems for alarm system augmentation and surveillance, is pleased to announce that the company has been approved for Depository Trust & Clearing Corp. (“DTCC“) full service eligibility in the United States of America. Its shares now qualify to be held at the Depository Trust Company (“DTC“) and traded … Continue reading RDARS Announces Broadening Of Share Liquidity With DTCC Full Service Eligibility