Commercial drone operations may begin as early as 2025. It remains to be seen whether there will be air tolls for unmanned aerial vehicles.
Changes course on certification
After nearly a decade of collaboration with industry, the FAA has abruptly changed the path of how winged eVTOLs can get certified.
Victory in UAV litigation in Texas
A Texas judge ruled it is legal to use drones for newsgathering and to publish their photos.
The EU’s Project to Plan, Design, and Build a Seamless UAM Travel Experience
The EU’s X-TEAM D2D project met in December 2021. The team, organized by the Scandinavian Simulation Society (SIMS), Finnish Simulation Forum (FinSim), Finnish Society of Automation and University of Oulu, during the Federation of European Simulation Societies (Eurosim) Conference, was part of The X-TEAM D2D EXTENDED ATM FOR DOOR2DOOR TRAVEL conference. The project is working…
Terrorists are using cheap drones, like the ones you can buy at Walmart, to attack high-value targets.
The Single European Sky Air Traffic Modernization Research (SESAR) Project is working to develop policies to facilitate the European Commission’s Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy. SESAR will define, deploy, and develop technologies to create an air traffic management system throughout the European Union (EU) for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), including drones and air taxis. First…