Altitude Angel and Involi
London, UK: Altitude Angel, the world’s main UTM (Unmanned Site visitors Administration) expertise supplier and INVOLI, the market main low-altitude air site visitors knowledge supplier, are to kind a strategic partnership which is able to give ANSPs, operators, pilots and drone-centric threat administration functions, an unrivalled image of airspace. The partnership will assist outline the necessities for UTM each now and sooner or later.
Having labored efficiently collectively on the Gulf of Finland trials all through the summer season of 2019 and most not too long ago on the African Drone Discussion board and Lake Kivu Problem 2020, the place Altitude Angel have been the lead and umbrella UTM supplier and INVOLI delivered its distinctive air site visitors consciousness system and drone monitoring resolution, it was clear to each organisations the advantages of transferring from an off-the-cuff working relationship to forming a strategic partnership.
By integrating INVOLI’s full and dependable low-altitude air site visitors consciousness knowledge stream with Altitude Angel’s airspace and floor hazard knowledge, through its GuardianUTM platform, a real situational consciousness image of the drone ecosystem will likely be created. This in flip will allow organisations who’re adopting UTM applied sciences to have a ‘best-in-class’ enriched knowledge supply.
As well as, Altitude Angel may also have the power to propagate the information from INVOLI to different functions and associate platforms, together with, DroneSafetyMap.com, Guardian App, and bespoke nationwide drone apps from ANSPs.
Manu Lubrano, INVOLI CEO and co-founder stated: “As two of the world’s most progressive organisations whose shared intention is to open our skies safely and securely to common, automated drone flights, I’m excited by our partnership with Altitude Angel. The following few years are crucial for the drone business, and we’re happy to have Altitude Angel at our facet to collectively allow secure drone-use worldwide.”
Richard Parker, Altitude Angel, CEO and founder added: “Strategic partnerships, just like the one we have now fashioned with INVOLI, are a transparent demonstration of how two companies with a mutual imaginative and prescient for future drone flights can collaborate and in doing so, transfer a whole business ahead. The addition of INVOLI’s knowledge to our already complete platform will carry a brand new readability to the airspace image and in doing so, carry BVLOS flight a step nearer.”
Altitude Angel’s airspace and floor hazard knowledge is already built-in into main drone-centric threat administration functions, together with Airmate, Skywatch and Dronecloud. The info equipped provides operators a unified view of the airspace to make sure they will fly safely – no matter software they’re utilizing.
About Altitude Angel:
Altitude Angel is an aviation expertise firm delivering options which allow the safer integration and use of absolutely automated drones into airspace. Via its Airspace Administration platform, GuardianUTM O/S, they ship the important software program platform which allow nationwide deployments of U-Area appropriate companies, safely unlocking the potential of drones and serving to nationwide aviation authorities and air navigation service suppliers to ascertain new companies to help the expansion within the drone business.
The muse elements of GuardianUTM O/S are additionally accessible to allow third-party UTM builders to include enterprise-grade knowledge and companies into their UTM options.
Altitude Angel was based by Richard Parker in 2014 and is headquartered in Studying, UK.
Altitude Angel’s developer platform is open and accessible to all at https://builders.altitudeangel.com.
GuardianUTM allows drone producers and software program builders to attach right into a wealthy, dynamic supply of correct, authoritative and related info to help geofencing, whereas providing enhanced UTM capabilities similar to a single interface to multi-country flight authorisation.
The system is being deployed by NATS, the UK’s foremost air navigation service supplier, and was demonstrated as a part of ‘Operation Zenith’ in 2018, providing enhanced airport safeguarding and automatic approvals to fly in managed airspace. Altitude Angel is now bringing on-line performance to allow drone pilots anyplace on this planet to get 1-click entry to managed airspace.
Its companion product, GuardianUTM O/S, helps all the performance required to ship national-grade drone site visitors administration capabilities to any nation that needs to soundly unlock the potential of drones.