India's first drone-air traffic management system
Tags: National News
The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari unveiled the country's first drone-air traffic management system "Sky UTM".
An overview of the news:
What is Sky UTM?
It is developed by "Sky Air".
Sky UTM is a cloud-based air traffic management system that integrates unmanned air traffic with manned aviation airspace.
The system is capable of handling 4,000 flights per hour and 96,000 flights per day.
Sky UTM is designed to provide situational awareness, autonomous navigation, risk assessment and traffic management to all drone/other aerial moving operators in the airspace.
How does it work?
Sky UTM captures over 255 parameters of UAV movement and stores them in its 'Blackbox' which is a published systematic description of the entire flight.
Sky UTM has operated over 300 successful BVLOS (Beyond Visual Line of Sight) drone flights to date.
Please Rate this article, so that we can improve the quality for you -