The EU project ATRA – Aerial Transport for Remote Areas has started! In remote areas, deliveries are usually expensive and challenging. In the Alps (Europe) there are mountain shelters that cannot be accessed with vehicles. In order to be able to offer board and lodging, these shelters depend on helicopters that are expensive and inefficient.[…] Read More
The past weekend we had the opportunity to present our Startup during the Tyrolean Days at the European Forum Alpbach, as we were one of the six finalists. We are now very happy to announce that the jury decided to award us the first “Euregio young innovators award”. We want to thank the audience which[…] Read More
FlyingBasket will be at the 2018 Civil Protect Fair in Bozen which will be held from March 23rd to 25th in collaboration with IDM. Come visit us at stand C21/64.
During two days on the Flugplatz St. Stephan in Switzerland, we cunducted multiple test flights with the FB1 and had very promising results. The first series of flights were performed without external load and a takeoff weight of 50kg, after which we gradually increased the external load up to 30kg, having a total takeoff weight[…] Read More
We are pleased to announce that the scientific paper regarding our monitoring system, written in collaboration with the Free University of Bozen, has been awarded the RIIT 2017 Best Paper Award.
FlyingBasket is taking part in the Drone Hero Europe contest. Have a look at our video and vote for us! Drone Hero Contest
Yesterday was a very successful day for our team. Thanks to the generous help of Italfly aviation, we could perform our first flight with a takeoff weight of 54kg in their hangar in Trento. The results were very satisfying, as the multicopter FB1 had good reactivity to maneuvers whilst keeping a stable, controlled flight. […] Read More
Our Safety Manager participated in the Joint Aviation Authorities Training Organisation’s training course for Quality Management in aviation.
Our Operations Manager and our Accountable Manager participated in the JAA TO Annex Part 21 training course.
Both our Safety Manager and Accountable Manager attended this year’s ISAERS Safety Conference 2016. The prime focus was on helicopters and flight safety in Italy (“ELICOTTERI E SICUREZZA DEL VOLO. QUALE PANORAMA IN ITALIA?”). Speeches were held by: ENAC, ANSV, AMI, ENAV, LEONARDO HELICOPTERS, EHEST, operators, professionals, safety managers, training experts.