Category Archives: Regulatory Matters

AirMap and Kansas DoT to Deploy UTM Technology Statewide

AirMap and Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) are announcing that they will deploy Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) technology across the state of Kansas. The initiative, which is the first of its kind in the United States, will support the growth of the state’s drone economy and ensure safer skies for all who live, work, and fly in Kansas. Continue reading

UK Small RPAS Mid-Air Collision Study Published

Airliner cockpit for impact testing (left) and computer reference model

The Department for Transport, the Military Aviation Authority and British Airline Pilots’ Association commissioned a study into the effects of a mid-air collision between small remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS, commonly known as a drones) and manned aircraft. Continue reading