Gokul Srinivasan, robots.expert, 5G!Drones partner, presented the 5G!Drones and its upcoming trials during the Interpol Drone Expert summit in Oslo. Besides the presentation, Gokul was also interviewed by the INTERPOL communications team and he spoke about 5GDrones project, and the upcoming trials in Egaleo stadium, in the context of use of drones and 5G for police and first responders. Read more “5G!Drones at Interpol Drone Expert Summit”
How can drones play an essential role for smart cities safety? As smart cities are emerging, connectivity needs are increasing dramatically in various scenarios of citizens everyday lives. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), largely known as drones, are expected to play a key role in smart cities environment, providing services for traffic management, public safety, situation awareness and connectivity during large crowd events. Read more “5G!Drones Eurecom Article-Interview”
Dr. Harilaos Koumaras (NCSR “Demokritos), 5G!Drones partner, provided an interview at Startupper Magazine (in Greek) providing insights about NCSR “Demokritos” pioneering activities in 5G research and 5G-PPP projects. Special mention is made to 5G!Drones project and its trials. Read more “NCSRD interview about 5G!Drones in Startupper Magazine”
Gokul Krishna Srinivasan, robots.expert partner, talked to Philip Butterworth-Hayes about the impact of 5G on BVLOS applications. This topic is close to robots.expert and 5G!Drones activities as there is a lot of relevant work being done within the project. Read more “5G!Drones article at Unmanned Airspace”
5G!Drones project is focusing on bringing a massive ecosystem together to demonstrate various use cases involving 5G technology, Unmanned Aerial Systems, UTM and relevant technologies. The consortium consists of 20 partners from 8 European countries, ranging from SMEs to large corporates, municipalities, and research organizations. Read more “5G!Drones Interview-Article by Commercial UAV News”
The 5GDRONES is focused on validating and defining key KPIs for implementing 5G, not only for testing and understanding the capabilities of 5G, but for defining also the business case for adopting this technology and spotting the best processes/standards for implementing it in the UAV industry.
5G!Drones, a European project bringing together industrialists, network operators and research centers, was launched in June 2019 for a three-year period. It should ultimately validate the use of 5G for delivery services by drone. Adlen Ksentini, a researcher at EURECOM, a key partner in the 5G!Drones project, explains the challenges involved.
One of world’s first national operational UAS traffic management/air traffic management (UTM/ATM) systems to coordinate drone flights in controlled airspace and to support drone pilots in all areas of a national airspace, was operationally launched on the morning of 2 March Read more “How Poland built and introduced an operational, integrated national UTM/ATM system”