Meeting 2022 FIFA World Cup Construction Goals with Drones

With Qatar’s 2022 FIFA World Cup and its National Vision 2030 plan getting closer, the country is already working on a project of a massive scale: contract 2 of the Orbital Highway in the city of Doha, a 14-lane road with 5 vehicle lanes and 2 dedicated truck lanes going in each direction. Arcadis, a…

OneSky’s Solution to Avoid Air Collisions

Monitoring air traffic as a drone pilot isn’t easy, but it is essential as to avoid incidents between drones and manned aircrafts – a popular topic, nowadays. The Swiss-based startup OneSky is working on a solution to fix this. OneSky develops and produces air traffic awareness systems to “safely and efficiently open the sky to…

FAA Drone Advisory Committee Fails to Reach Consensus

On October 10th the Wall Street Journal reported that the Drone Advisory Committee (DAC) created by the FAA earlier this year, failed to agree on how civilian drones should be tracked by authorities, adding uncertainty to the push for expanded commercial uses. DAC couldn’t reach an agreement on key issues, such as the types of…