On April 7, 2017, the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced plans to introduce 133 ‘drone no-fly zones’, which are now available in all of Altitude Angel’s products and services.
We are pleased to announce the release of ‘FAA Facility Maps’ data across our platform (online, in-app and in our developer APIs). This data can be used by drone pilots operating under Part 107 rules to determine whether their operation is likely to be approved or rejected by local authorities when requesting exemptions to operate […]
Today, we’re pleased to introduce a new feature on our mobile app, “Guardian: Fly Your Drone Safely”, available free on iOS and Android. Area Reports now quickly summarises the area you’re looking at on the map with a coloured bar and one of three ‘risk indicators’ to give you a quick indication of whether flying […]
The year 2017 marks the start of what is set to be an even more important year for the drone industry, and for Altitude Angel, as we begin releasing much of the important research and technologies we have been busy working on over the past year. Today, we are very excited to introduce the public […]
NATS and Altitude Angel come together to release a free UK Drone Safety app available from Saturday 3rd December and launched at UK Drone Show in Birmingham.
Today, we are pleased to announce that we have released additional aerial hazard data on our drone safety map. The data is delivered using our new ‘pipeline’ technology ensuring it is dynamically refreshed and available as soon as changes are officially published. The new data are based on ENR 5.3 & ENR 5.5 of the UK […]
Today, at The Commercial UAV Show in London, we are pleased to announce the official launch of GuardianUTM: our solution to the growing challenge of safely integrating drones into our skies. GuardianUTM caters for drone flights that take place today (typically under Visual Flight Rules), and crucially, lays the technical and procedural foundations for fully automated drone flights […]
World’s first ‘Airspace Alerts’ helps drone operators be better aerial citizens 26th May 2016, London – 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 […]
From today, you can see the “RESTRICTION OF FLYING REGULATIONS – FOR THE VISIT TO LONDON AND WINDSOR BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA” (to use it’s formal title) live on our free Drone Safety Map. The full text of the area is covered in a special briefing document issued by NATS and […]
20/04/16: READING, UK – Altitude Angel (www.altitudeangel.com) released an update today for its free online Drone Safety Map which helps drone operators fly their drone safely. The update now includes UK “no-fly zones” as well as details of over 18,000,000 ground hazards – such as schools, hospitals and power infrastructure – access to weather data […]
Today, we’re pleased to announce the availability of the April update for our free Drone Safety Map. The changes include the availability of UK aerodrome traffic zones (regions of controlled airspace around UK airports/aerodromes) as well as controlled upper airspace, and a brand-new user interface which makes it much easier to find the data you’re looking […]