Britain is mulling whether to mandate the use of transponders for all flying vehicles—manned and unmanned—as a means of enabling UAVs to safely share airspace. The proposal is one of a number being outlined as part of the UK government’s new Aviation Strategy. “This form of electronic conspicuity is likely to be a key foundation in developing an effective traffic management system for all airspace users, including unmanned and manned aircraft in safely sharing ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "UK Mulls Transponder Mandate For UAVs".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.