Due to some misfortune in 2019, the current Chairman and founder of the Platform Unmanned Cargo Aircraft, Hans Heerkens has decided to stop and to hand over his chairmanship to Dennis Prak.Continue reading “Platform UCA will get new chairman”
Matternet M2 drone system to be deployed in Tokyo’s new drone logistics project and utilized to assess drone delivery healthcare opportunities in Japan
Japan Airlines (JAL) and Matternet signed an MOU to assess drone delivery healthcare opportunities and develop a future drone healthcare delivery business in Japan utilizing Matternet’s world-leading M2 urban drone logistics platform.Continue reading “JAL and Matternet start Drone Delivery Project in Japan”
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Per Ahl, CEO, Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions (SDATS), is interviewed for JakajimaTV hosted by Pieter Hermans. He is one of the for front figures of introducing Remote- or Digital Tower solutions around the world and he will give you an insight from the start in 2006, where SAAB are today and how the future looks like.Continue reading “The Digital Tower where ATM and UTM will meet”
A JakajimaTV interview with Sara de la Rosa, associate, Outsight International, hosted by Pieter Hermans. This interview is about the future and development of the Unmanned Cargo Aircraft industry for humanitarian aid.Continue reading “The future of medical delivery with drones”
This JakajimaTV interview with Svilen Rangelov, CEO and Co-founder, Dronamics is about the unmanned cargo aircraft market, large drones with high payload. Also the valuechain proposition of Dronamics is being discussed from droneports, drones to flight control systems. And in the end his love for hardrock, ska and guitars.Continue reading “The value chain approach of Dronamics (VIDEO)”
In May 2020 Sabrewing officially announced their new cargo aircraft the Rhaegal-A.
Pieter Hermans interviewed Ed de Reyes, CEO, Sabrewing, for JakajimaTV about the new aircraft, the Unmanned Cargo Aicraft Market, certification, VTOL technology and more.Continue reading “Sabrewing and the future of the unmanned cargo aircraft (VIDEO)”
According to a new study conducted at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg by Dr Thomas Kirschstein, drones consume comparatively high amounts of energy in densely populated areas, and their range is strongly influenced by wind conditions. In rural areas, however, they may be able to compete with diesel-powered delivery vans. The study has been published in the journal “Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment”.Continue reading “Is urban drone delivery energy efficient?”
Terra Drone group company Antwork has transported medical samples and quarantine materials between Xinchang County People’s Hospital, Xinchang County disease control center and Dashiju branch of Xinchang County People’s Hospital
On February 6, 2020, a medical delivery drone flew from the People’s Hospital of Xinchang County to the disease control center of Xinchang County, marking the launch of the first “urban air transportation channel” to help to fight the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), a global health emergency.Continue reading “Medical delivery drones help fighting the Coronavirus in China”
An opportunity for companies / organisations active in Unmanned Cargo Aircraft.
Supply chains can be complex and often involve the management of a vast range of activities. Automatizing operations, ensuring the safe and secure transport of goods, and adopting environmentally friendly processes are becoming increasingly important in supply chain management, while new technologies like delivery drones, autonomous ground robots, and connected machinery offer exciting new ways for supply chains to be optimised.Continue reading “European Space Agency launches call for proposal for Smart Supply Chain”