On December 29th the BCN Drone Center hosted the presentation of the C2-L Exo, the first product of the new company Exodronics. This new fixed-wing drone has been developed by CATUAV and tested at the BCN Drone Center facilities. The event counted with the presence of...

Technical staff from our team has flown to Namibia to collaborate during 2 weeks with the Dutch innovative company Eyeplane, an ESA BIC (European Space Agency - Business Incubation Centres) startup that is dedicated to African wildlife surveillance and accurate counts to improve livestock management. Our team provided pilot...

Big milestone yesterday with the kickoff of the project REALITY, dealing with the increasingly necessary implementation of GNSS and beyond-GNSS integrity for drones based on EGNOS. The goal of REALITY is to promote the use of EGNOS for safe drone operations, in the short term and...

Last month, the BCN Drone Center was participant on a spectacular demonstration of the capabilities of Horizon 2020 project RAWFIE. During the demonstration two UAVs were launched from the BCN Drone Center testbed and controlled by the RAWFIE infrastructure with a Main Ground Control Center in...

Eyeplane, a new Dutch drone company incubated at the European Space Agency - Business Incubation Center, has today completed an 8-day trial at the BCN Drone Center. Together with their Norwegian partner, Maritime Robotics, they have been flying their 22 kg of fixed wing. [gallery ids="17315,17314"]...

Last week we had the privilege of hosting Eyeplane, a drone startup from The Netherlands which is a part of the ESA BIC network and their Norwegian engineering partners Maritime Robotics. Eyeplane proposes an innovative fixed-wing drone service by which they will be able to monitor large...

Today, at the last day at the Mobile World Congress 2019, we would like to thank everyone for making it such a fruitful week for us. A big shout out to the catalan ministers, who we met at Palau de la Generalitat, for their immense...

Different partners from RAWFIE project visited BCN Drone Center for integration, testing and training sessions. RAWFIE (Road-, Air-, and Water- based Future Internet Experimentation) is a project funded by the European Commission (Horizon H2020 programme) under the Future Internet Research Experimentation (FIRE+) initiative. The project introduces...

Vodafone is conducting 4G drone test trials in the BCN Drone Center to enable the massive use of drones in BVLOS in the near future. All drones equipped with a 5G SIM card will be able to be controlled and geo-localized simultaneously. This will also enable...