Cluster of Excellence for drones planned for Quebec

Cluster of Excellence for drones planned for Quebec

Leaders of the Unmanned Aerial System Centre of Excellence (UAS CE) have announced the creation of a new Cluster of Excellence for drones in the Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec. As part of the ACCORD programme, the Quebec government has announced earlier this month the signing of a three-year agreement for the implementation, in Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean, of a Cluster of Excellence towards the development of the civil and […]

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Audi and Airbus work together on a passenger drone/electric car hybrid

Audi and Airbus work together on a passenger drone/electric car hybrid

From Electrek : Improvements in battery technology are quickly starting to enable manned electric flight, which some companies now want to combine with drones. Audi and Airbus partnered with Italdesign to work together on a passenger drone/electric car hybrid concept. The concept includes an unmanned drone system that attaches itself to an electric vehicle – turning it into a flying passenger aircraft. Airbus is already working on several electric aircraft […]

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Airmap and Skyguide partner to create Europe’s First National Drone Traffic Management System

Airmap and Skyguide partner to create Europe’s First National Drone Traffic Management System

In a press release, we learn that leading airspace intelligence platform Airmap will partner with Skyguide , a Swiss air navigation provider to create Europe’s first National drone traffic management system. The Unmanned Traffic Mangement (UTM) system, also known as U-space, will be first launched in Switzerland. U-space for safe skies in Europe The goal for U-space is to eventually open up the skies in Europe for millions of drones […]

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