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Easa Publishes Regulations For Drone Taxis In Urban Environments

EASA publishes regulations for drone taxis in urban environments

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is the first aviation authority in the world to publish draft regulations regarding the use of drone taxis in urban environments. This records, among other things, the airworthiness of aircraft, the training, and…

Snap Pixy May Be The First Drone With A C0 Classification

Snap Pixy may be the first drone with a C0 classification

Recently, Snap, the company behind Snapchat, announced the Pixy, a mini drone with a possible C0 classification that should be seen as a kind of flying selfie stick rather than a ‘real’ camera drone. The drone is mainly intended for…

Easa Introduces Standard For European Drone Map

EASA introduces standard for European drone map to clear confusion

The European aviation agency EASA has recently made an update available on the European regulations for drones. This includes a standard for the introduction of ‘geographical zones’ which should ensure that there is an unambiguous drone map of Europe. The…

Easa Publishes Guidelines For Handling Drone Incidents At Airports

EASA publishes guidelines for handling drone incidents at airports

According to the European Aviation Safety Organization EASA, unwanted drone flights are increasingly occurring near airports, often as a result of ignorance, but possibly also on purpose. In view of the possible impact of such incidents, EASA has published guidelines…

Drone Should Detect Forest And Wildfires At An Early Stage

Drone should detect forest and wildfires at an early stage

As a result of rising temperatures and more periods of long drought, the risk of forest and wildfires in The Netherlands will increase sharply in the coming years. In order to identify forest and wildfires at an early stage, the…