Working with HM Prison Service, we are pleased to announce the general availability of our UK Prisons datasets to our apps, maps and developer platform APIs. This means it is now easy for drone pilots to identify prisons and other HM Prisons facilities. Connected drones and flight planning apps using our geofencing platform will automatically […]
A drone data platform company and the world’s most popular drone control app have just partnered, connecting over a million drones to a global drone management platform. Mission Planner, created by Michael Oborne and the ArduPilot Developer team, now enables its users to more easily find the safest places to fly their drones, discover hazards […]
This week, in the United Kingdom, we’re celebrating Queen Elizabeth’s birthday. What better way to celebrate than with a grand flypast of some of the greatest aircraft! But, where there’s a flypast, there are temporary flight restrictions and – given the magnitude and security of the event – those restrictions are perhaps even more important […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]