Dronavia releases EASA-compliant FTS for DJI M30, M300 drones
Dronavia, a French company that manufactures drone accessories, has released two new autonomous flight termination systems (FTS). Compatible with the popular DJI Matrice 300 RTK and the Matrice 30 drone platforms, these are the first ready-to-buy FTS that are compliant with the European Union Aviation Safety Agency’s MoC Light-UAS.25 guidelines.
The “Means of Compliance with Light-UAS.2511 Containment” is a way for pilots to demonstrate compliance with the regulations and standards that EASA has set for professional drone operations. Published during the development of Special Operations Risk Assessment (SORA), these guidelines enable operators to get authorizations for specific missions in a simpler and faster way.
The FTS is essentially a safety device that, under certain conditions, prevents the drone equipped with it from leaving its regulatory flight envelope. It does that by cutting off the drone’s power supply.
FTS compliance is required for…