Nächste Meilensteine für Volocopter

7. August 2017

Weltweit erster Testbetrieb des autonomen Lufttaxis startet noch in diesem Jahr in Dubai. 25 Millionen Euro frisches Kapital für die rein elektrobetriebenen Senkrechtstarter. Autonomes Fahren wird nicht nur auf der Straße getestet. Zukünftig werden auch Lufttaxis im autonomen Betrieb zum Einsatz kommen und damit urbaner Mobilität eine neue Dimension geben. Die Zukunft hat bereits begonnen. Schon im vierten Quartal diesen [...]

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Sicherheit & Integration von Drohnen außer Sichtweite

10. April 2017

Safely integrating UAVs into national, and international airspace, flying beyond line of sight is essential for the continued development of UAV technology for the professional sector. Flying under 500 feet was previously regarded as too low to regulate, however is now becoming a necessity to do so. A recent test flight in the Netherlands, performed with a modified Ascending Technologies [...]

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Eni´s Drone Technology Win

14. März 2017

Eni established a 3 year contract for the aerial inspection of their global assets with Sky-Futures (a London based-drone service provider flying with the AscTec Falcon 8). The high-tech approach towards inspections follows a type of revolution for Eni. Over the last two years prices for oil have dropped, along with cut dividends and job losses. Amid an environment of [...]

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Sky-Futures Signs First Global Aerial Inspection Contract with Eni

15. Februar 2017

Sky-Futures will deploy drones at Eni facilities as part of a three-year global contract, established February 14th, 2017. The global contract is the first of its kind between a gas and oil company, and a drone- based service provider. The contract signals a change to the approach of safety and inspection on behalf of the gas and oil industry. Eni, [...]

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