Regulatory Update & U-Space Developments from Commercial UAV Expo Europe

A fascinating session about the current state of the regulatory framework in Europe took place at Commercial UAV Expo Europe. Chaired by Alain Siebert of SESAR, it provided and a comprehensive update on U-Space developments and much more. First we heard from Benoit Curdy from the Global UTM Association who gave us a 30,000 ft…

UAVs and Airplanes Flying in a Single European Sky

While in general terms legislators seem to be trying to keep drones and airplanes apart, in Europe different projects under the Single European Sky explore the viability of simultaneous flight of civil drones and manned aircrafts. A total of nine different projects in Europe evaluate the impact of drone integration into unrestricted airspace. The aim…