During last year our sister company CATUAV had been designing, manufacturing and testing a new drone concept for a novel application: pulling banners. Traditional sky ads pulled with light manned aircraft have the high operating costs associated to any certified manned airplane. Using drones enables the possibility of flying under 150m ASL,...

Catalan President, Mr. Quim Torra, in a plenary session in the Parliament, has referred to BCN Drone Center as strategic infrastructure for Catalonia that will contribute to fostering international prestige and talent attraction. He has also highlighted the singularity of BCN Drone Center for being one...

Today, Barcelona Drone Center and AirMap, the leading airspace intelligence platform for drones, have announced the formation of a collaborative partnership to raise the profile of the emerging drone ecosystem in Spain while demonstrating how state-of-the-art UTM technology is supporting safe and secure drone operations...

We are happy to have hosted IATA in our center for the Drone Innovation Weekend in Barcelona, Spain. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) supports aviation with global standards for airline safety, security, efficiency and sustainability. The aim of the IATA Drones Innovation Weekend was to develop a...

As we prepare for the 2019 Drone trainings, we have made some exciting improvements to our UAV Test Center: Longer and wider runway, now 145 m long and 14 wide. Substantially improved parking capacity. Vastly improved path of access. WiFi outside the main building and...

Marc Beltran from BCN Drone Center spoke at Universitat Pompeu Fabra last week, helping the students understand the possibility of using drones in the field of Landmine detection. There are more than 100M active landmines still buried in the soil affecting more than 70 countries. Using drones much bigger...