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A São Paulo Airport Is Using Drones To Patrol Its Surroundin…

The São Paulo Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) has begun using drones as part of its Security Work Plan. In recent days, GRU Airport, the concessionaire that manages the airport, acquired two unmanned aerial vehicles from Dahua Technology to monitor and protect the hub’s perimeter. Security drones More often than not, …

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Leeds Bradford Airport to launch futuristic drone airport

Leeds Bradford Airport is set to launch a pop-up airport for delivery drones making journeys around the Leeds city region. Startup partner Urban-Air Port, which has created the world’s first drone airport in Coventry, will develop the off-grid, hydrogen-powered hub that will cater for a range of unmanned and manned …

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Airport Drone Incidents Spur Development of C-UAS

Recent incidents have shone a spotlight on the need for counter-unmanned aerial systems (C-UAS) in the airport market, with manufacturers set to showcase their systems here at the Paris Air Show. In December, UAS sightings at Gatwick Airport led to the cancellation of hundreds of flights just ahead of the …

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04/04/2019 | Funds For Airport Upgrades Sought

SALISBURY – A request for additional funds to fix a deteriorating electrical system at the Salisbury airport this week highlighted the need for extensive capital improvements at the facility. On Tuesday, the Wicomico County Council approved a request from Airport Manager Dawn Veatch to use $46,770 from contingency funds to …

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Drone reports briefly halt flights at Newark airport

More than 40 flights headed to Newark Liberty International Airport were disrupted as the airport temporarily shut down arrivals Tuesday after a pilot reported a drone coming within about 30 feet. A pilot on a Southwest Airlines flight first reported the device at 4:44 p.m., according to the Federal Aviation …

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