Altitude Angel, the world’s leading UTM (Unmanned Traffic Management) technology provider, today announced it has welcomed Airvid into its Global Partnership Programme.
Established in 2013, Airvid has a wealth of experience within the UAV (unmanned aerial vehicles) sector, providing services to a wide array of industries including construction, oil & gas, energy, telecommunications and archaeology. Based in Athens, Greece, Airvid has a strong and effective presence throughout the Mediterranean region.
The news of Airvid joining the Global Partnership Programme has quickly followed the recent announcement Spark Mobility were the first organisation to join the initiative.
On Airvid joining the Global Partnership Programme, Richard Ellis, Altitude Angel, Chief Business Officer, said: “We’re excited to welcome Airvid to Altitude Angel’s Global Partnership Programme. With Airvid’s extensive experience of unmanned operations and industry connections coupled with Altitude Angel’s market leading platform, GuardianUTM, both companies complement each other to enable safe, complex flight operations.”
Spyros Kokkinakis, Airvid, CEO, added: “We are overwhelmed to be part of the Altitude Angel’s family of representatives. We are very enthusiastic to be part of a team thriving in the UTM technologies sector and looking very forward to providing the best of products, services and support to the unmanned aviation world.”
The Global Partnership Programme brings together Altitude Angel’s world leading UTM technology with agencies who have regional and local relationships with regulators, organisations and enterprises, coupled with a strong understanding of domestic markets across a wide spectrum of industries.
Once in place, the partnerships work with interested parties on the introduction of Altitude Angel’s GuardianUTM platform to enable UAV technologies to operate safely and securely. In turn, this allows drone pilots to not only undertake more complex missions, but carry out BVLOS flights in integrated airspace.
Any organisation wishing to find out more about joining the Global Partnerships Programme can do so by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
About Altitude Angel:
Altitude Angel is an aviation technology company delivering solutions which enable the safer integration and use of fully automated drones into airspace. Through its Airspace Management platform, GuardianUTM O/S, they deliver the essential software platform which enable national deployments of U-Space compatible services, safely unlocking the potential of drones and helping national aviation authorities and air navigation service providers to establish new services to support the growth in the drone industry.
The foundation components of GuardianUTM O/S are also available to enable third-party UTM developers to incorporate enterprise-grade data and services into their UTM solutions.
Altitude Angel was founded by Richard Parker in 2014 and is headquartered in Reading, UK.
Altitude Angel’s developer platform is open and available to all at https://developers.altitudeangel.com.
GuardianUTM enables drone manufacturers and software developers to connect into a rich, dynamic source of accurate, authoritative and relevant information to support geofencing, while offering enhanced UTM capabilities such as a single interface to multi-country flight authorisation.
The system was demonstrated as part of ‘Operation Zenith’ in 2018, offering enhanced airport safeguarding and automated approvals to fly in controlled airspace. Altitude Angel is now bringing online functionality to enable drone pilots anywhere in the world to get 1-click access to controlled airspace.
Its companion product, GuardianUTM O/S, supports all the functionality required to deliver national-grade drone traffic management capabilities to any country that wishes to safely unlock the potential of drones.
Introduction video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bd0pvUrS07g