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”
by David Merrill, CEO, Elroy Air
There’s an idea called the adjacent possible — the concept that at any moment in time there is a unique frontier of inventions that are now enabled by the current state of everything else. Early powered flight needed an engine that could deliver enough thrust, and that was light enough to be carried aloft — it was a critical enabling technology that made flight an adjacent possible.Continue reading “Building the Adjacent Possible: Autonomous VTOL for Middle-Mile Logistics”
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”
by Ed De Reyes, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Sabrewing Aircraft Company, Inc.
These days, people refer to them as “drones”. But drones are not Urban Air Mobility (UAM) and UAM isn’t an Unmanned Air Vehicle. So why all the fuss about names? We’ll to begin with, one segment of Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) has been around for over 100 years. This presentation will explain the differences – and why such differences “make a difference” thank just a name.Continue reading “UAM, AAM, Drone and UAV – What’s In A Name?”
by Parimal Kopardekar, Director, NASA Aeronautics Research Institute (NARI)
The talk will include considerations to safely and efficiently integrate unmanned cargo operations of all sizes into the national airspace system. The talk will focus on specific concepts, technologies, and procedures related to aircraft, network operations center, communication/navigation/surveillance needs, and air traffic management. The talk will address interesting considerations within nominal and off-nominal scenarios.Continue reading “Accommodating Unmanned Cargo Operations in the National Airspace System”
by Celine Hourcade, Managing Director, Change Horizon
While COVID-19 has been brutal for many businesses, economies and societies, it is also bringing opportunity to reset, rethink and rebuild. Let’s explore how cargo drones can fit in the future landscape and in the post-covid world.Continue reading “Cargo drones in the next normal”
Sabrewing Aircraft Company (SACO) is a manufacturer of unmanned heavy-lift commercial cargo air vehicles headquartered in Camarillo, California, USA. Our technologies and products will help grow our customers businesses and transform the way the world ships air-cargo.Continue reading “Sabrewing Aircraft is Gold Partner of UCA Conference”
US Cargo Systems is a worldwide leader in the design and development of Cargo Handling and Aerial Delivery Systems.
We are proud of our over 50 year heritage serving countless commercial and military aircraft customers with leading edge technologies. Our sales and engineering teams have worked directly with nearly all Aircraft OEM’s as a Tier 1 supplier, as well as with major freight integrators.Continue reading “US Cargo Systems is Bronze Partner of UCA Conference”
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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”