FlytBase, Iris Automation partnership aims safe BVLOS drone ops
Drone automation software specialist FlytBase is partnering with avionics safety expert Iris Automation so that enterprises can conduct Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) missions safely at scale.
Through this association, FlytBase’s FlytNow software will be integrated with Iris Automation’s Casia G ground-based detect and alert system.
The surveillance system, which continuously monitors airspace within a 2 km radius of its location, can help to ensure that drone operations are safe from intruder aircraft. And now, remote operators can use the FlytNow dashboard to access real-time Casia G system data, such as the type of intrusive aircraft, live telemetry, and its location on the map.
In addition, FlytBase offers drone operators its own set of safety features. In the event of an emergency, such as RC link loss, low battery, or internet connection loss, the drone can be programmed to return to the docking station automatically. Operators can also…