Background Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), more popularly known as drones, are increasingly flying in our skies due to the rapid development of enabling technologies and the increasing number of services they can deliver. Leisure drones alone are estimated to … Continue reading Civil drones, the new inhabitants of our skies: what are the main challenges and opportunities for the European aviation players?
European multicultural and international context is its own signature. Europe benefits from a high-diversified pool of countries with different cultures, necessities and strengths, which overall constitutes a solid environment for development and research. These factors lead Europe to a unique … Continue reading European defragmentation through a single, harmonised and interoperable surveillance framework
Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) is a high capacity, low cost public transit solution that can significantly improve urban mobility. This system uses specialized buses on dedicated lanes to transport passengers quickly and efficiently, while offering the flexibility to meet transit … Continue reading Success factors in BRT systems
Reforms must target the improvement of civil aviation safety while ensuring the financial sustainability of the system Regulatory reforms of the air transportation industry are challenging governments in their goal of effectively and efficiently providing air services within their territories. … Continue reading Reforming Civil Aviation Authorities: the why and how of effective de-linking