SAFEDRONE’s Open Day at ATLAS test center

The last November 28th, several test cases related to the SAFEDRONE project took place at the ATLAS Flight Test Center in Villacarrilo, JaƩn.

Demonstrations were aimed to show the latest state of the art technologies related to U-space and the integration of drones into the airspace. The test cases involved large number of drones and general aviation aircrafts during the Open Day.

The main goal was to integrate general aviation aircrafts into U-space. Moreover advanced technologies related to U3 functionalities, like automated Detect&Avoid functionalities and operating a group of drones by a single pilot, were shown.

On the other hand, contigency situations were taken into account, such as geo-fencing breach and dynamic creation of no-fly zones.