UN aviation agency is backing the creation of a single global drone registry

UN aviation agency

UN aviation agency is backing the creation of a single global drone registry

MONTREAL (Reuters) – The United Nations’ aviation agency is backing the creation of a single global drone registry, as part of broader efforts to come up with common rules for flying and tracking unmanned aircraft.

While the International Civil Aviation Organization cannot impose regulations on countries, ICAO has proposed formation of the registry during a Montreal symposium this month to make data accessible in real time, said Stephen Creamer, director of ICAO’s air navigation bureau.

The single registry would eschew multiple databases in favor of a one-stop-shop that would allow law enforcement to remotely identify and track unmanned aircraft, along with their operator and owner. Continue reading “UN aviation agency is backing the creation of a single global drone registry”

Overview of the UAS Event seminar and exhibition program, 11 April

During the 2nd edition of this event, speakers from all over the world will give an excellent overview of the developments in the civil/commercial UAS market.

Seminar program

During the breaks you will be able to attend the exhibition floor and test your quality as indoor UAV pilot at obstacle course for mini-UAS, set up by the NLR UAS lab, part of National Aerospace Laboratory NLR of the Netherlands.

You can register here.