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UK startup solves drone safety threat globaly

By [email protected] - 21st June 2016 - 15:09

A UK tech startup has unveiled a groundbreaking service that will address one of the world’s most pressing concerns in aviation, drone safety. Altitude Angel is a drone cloud services company offering enhanced situational awareness information, real-time ‘air traffic control for drones’, as well as plug-in geofencing data targeted at manufacturers and developers. It has now unveiled a global airspace monitoring system that promises to help drone operators fly more safely and responsibly, Airspace Alerts. The new software enables drone operators to specify ‘alert regions’ that the firm’s cloud platform monitors in real-time for low-flying manned aircraft, proactively sending a push notification via email or SMS to the drone operator to ensure they have time to move out of the way safely.

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