KapetAir VTOL

KapetAir VTOL

KapetAir is a Danish/Croatian startup based at UAS Denmark test center and focused on the development of versatile fixed-wing VTOL drone for commercial remote sensing applications whether they are mapping, precision agriculture or industrial inspections. KapetAir VTOL has combined the best of multirotors and fixed-wings into a configuration that is both fully autonomous and has a long range. There is no hassle of hand launching that is associated with fixed […]

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EP pushes for more safety in aviation and approves a formal regulation for drones

EP pushes for more safety in aviation and approves a formal regulation for drones

After 11 hours of non-stop negotiations, the trilogue on the revision of the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) was concluded, yesterday. The new proposal introduces risk and performance-based rules, closing some safety gaps and linking safety more closely with other domains such as security and the environment. It strengthens EASA’s role in coordinating intelligence information on flying over conflict zones. It also introduces essential requirements for drones as currently […]

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Will This Amazon Drone Self Destruct?

Will This Amazon Drone Self Destruct?

Will This Amazon Drone Self Destruct In An Emergency? Recent news reports indicate that Amazon has patented a self-destructing drone that falls apart in an emergency. One of the big worries about delivery drones is what happens if something goes wrong mid-delivery? We don’t want people’s parcels (or the drones carrying them) falling from the sky, causing damage and injury. Well, Amazon thinks this might not actually be a bad […]

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