DORAI Drone Requirements by Pan-European operators,
Amsterdam, Athens, Brussels, Geneva, Paris & Milan
6 Pan European operators publish their open modular drone requirements: payload sizes, automatic ground handling and command & Control interfaces
Helicus operated a large two-seat passenger drone (EH216-S) that for the first time in EU
transported heavy medical cargo through European airspace adjacent populated area
Helicus Aero Initiative (HAI-INT) invests 3M€ in automation systems to enable BVLOS drone based services
Helicus develops ground integration automation (DCP: Drone Cargo Port) and ground control standard (C2C: Command & Control Center)
Presenting integrated solutions at the largest airspace management event in the World (SESAR POD on the main Europe for Aviation stand).
First medical drone flights between hospital to anatomic pathology lab, Beyond Visual Line Of Sight (BVLOS) over an EU city (populated area).
The post-conference documentary video is available here: Aviation executives, Healtcare leaders and authorities meet around medical transport by drone.
Historical: First authorised Beyond Visual Line Of Sight (BVLOS) flight over populated area, between urban hospitals located in the EU.
Historical: First operator ever to obtain an Operational Authorisation to operate in EU Beyond Visual Line Of Sight (BVLOS) drone flights in populated area. 17/06/2022
Helicus is proud to support mobility and logistics solutions that will help society become more social, cleaner and safer. Have a look at the highlights of the recent SAFIR-Med conference at DronePort. 07/04/22
As coordinator of the Horizon 2020 project "SAFIR-Med", Helicus is thrilled to host the show case event at droneport.eu. New drones and technologies were showcased to aviation authorities, industry and our (medical) stakeholders. 07/04/22
Helicus supports EASA (European Union Aviation Safety Agency) rule making work, focused on automated integrated BVLOS operations. Geert Vanhandenhove, Head Flight Operations, describes Helicus solutions, including our safety management system and the role of continued airworthiness. 30/03/22
Various aspects of unmanned aviation are described, zooming in on the medical logistics chain. The launch ceremony took place at LVNL with Michiel van Dorst, CEO of the Dutch air traffic authority. Ordering is possible by clicking on this picture. 11/02/22
Helicus remotely controlled a flight from its Command and Control Centre (C2C) in Antwerp that took place across the Dutch-Belgian border in Valkenburg (105Km distance). 26/01/22
Helicus wishes you all the best in 2022
2021 was a year filled with achievements even during challenging COVID times. The entire Helicus team wishes you for 2022 another happy, healthy and prosperous new year! 01/01/22
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