Drone Partnership Aims to Make Swiss Skies Safer
Skyguide, an air navigation service provider, is looking to drone company AirMap to create a UAV management system with the precision of a fine Swiss watch for the European nation’s civil aviation authority.
The partnership is working with the Swiss Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA) to develop the Swiss U-space flight information management system for UAS
Dubbed FIMS, the data exchange hub connects skyguide’s air traffic management system to drone service providers with open interfaces to support safe and compliant operations in low-altitude airspace. Officials say FIMS represents “a critical milestone in the development of the Swiss U-space…