Switzerland

European Drone Regulations Adopted By Switzerland

European drone regulations adopted by Switzerland

The joint committee of the bilateral agreement between Switzerland and the European Union on air transport decided on November 24, 2022, that Switzerland should follow European drone regulations and other EU laws. Drone pilots will be subject to new laws…

Drone Catching Eagle Squadron Grounded Permanently In Switzerland

Drone catching eagle squadron grounded permanently in Switzerland

Officials in Geneva, Switzerland, judged that technological advancements rendered success rates unclear and even hazardous for the birds to handle, so they grounded yet another squadron of drone catching eagles. To safeguard dignitaries in a city that often hosts international…

Wing Expands Drone Deliveries To Drone-Friendly Dublin, Ireland

Wing expands drone deliveries to drone-friendly Dublin, Ireland

As the European Union is becoming more drone-friendly, Wing, a subsidiary of Google, will begin drone deliveries in Dublin, Ireland, with plans to bring this service to more European communities. In Ireland, the Wing drone delivery business will go up…

Matternet Announces Urban Drone Delivery Network In Switzerland

Matternet announces urban drone delivery network in Switzerland

Matternet will start developing an urban drone delivery network in Switzerland on January 1, 2023. The company announced this in a press release. To this end, Matternet is taking over all drone-related activities from the Swiss Post. Matternet will be…

Swisscom And Dedrone Will Provide Anti-Drone Technology To Swiss Firms

Swisscom and Dedrone will provide anti-drone technology to Swiss firms

Dedrone, a San Francisco-based airspace security firm, has teamed with Swisscom Broadcast, a European telecommunications operator, to safeguard Swiss businesses from uninvited drones. The purpose is to defend vital infrastructure, airports, and big event venues using Dedrone’s detection, identification, and…

Thermal Drones Helped Save 476 Fawns In Switzerland

Thermal drones helped save 476 fawns in Switzerland

For the third time this spring, large-scale drones outfitted with thermal imaging sensors were utilized to rescue fawns in, Graubünden, Switzerland. In 2021, 140 more animals were saved than in the previous year.

Switzerland Establishes The World'S First Remote Id Network For Drones

Switzerland establishes the world’s first Remote ID network for drones

In Switzerland, the world’s first Remote ID network for drones just went live. The technology, dubbed Network Remote Identification (NET-RID), may be used to communicate information on drone flights and operators with aviation authorities, law enforcement, other airspace users, and…