Air Traffic Control

EU-Wide Rules on Drones Published

June 11, 2019 0

On June 11, 2019 common European rules on drones, Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2019/945 & Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/947, were published to ensure drone operations across Europe are safe and secure. The European Union […]

UAS/Drones

New UK Extended Drone no-fly Zone Rules

March 13, 2019 0

New legislation to extend the ‘no-fly’ zone around UK airports came into force on March 13. It is now illegal to fly a drone within 5km of an airport, with major penalties for those who […]

Operations

Gatwick Runway Reopens

December 21, 2018 0

London’s Gatwick Airport has reopened after drone overflights caused flights to be suspended for more than 24 hours. A statement from the airport’s press office on December 21 said: “Gatwick’s runway is currently available having […]

UAS/Drones

Gatwick Suspends Flights After Drone Sightings

December 20, 2018 0

Gatwick Airport’s runway remains closed and all flights are currently suspended following reports of drones making numerous flights over Gatwick’s airfield since 2100 on Wednesday evening. It is estimated that more than 100,000 of journeys […]