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Airport Using Drones to Maintain Its Runways

Atlanta's Giant Airport Using Drones to Maintain Its RunwaysThe Drive

Atlanta’s Giant Airport Using Drones to Maintain Its Runways The world’s busiest airport, Hartsfield-Jackson in Atlanta, is using drones to increase efficiency. According to NPR’s Marketplace, the Hartsfield-Jackson airport in Atlanta is using drones to maintain its runways. It makes complete sense for the world’s busiest airport to use drone technology to their benefit, as they’re cheap, quick, and can…

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Atlanta Airport Uses Drones

Atlanta Atlanta Airport Uses Drones To Help With Runway MaintenanceSam Whitehead

How an Atlanta Atlanta Airport Uses Drones To Help With Runway Maintenance It’s just before noon on a sunny Friday morning, and air traffic controllers are in a bit of a rush to get planes airborne. One by one, jetliners fire up their engines and roar down runway 27R at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta. The airport’s longest runway is about…

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Airbus Takes On Atlanta

Airbus Takes On AtlantaAirbus

Airbus Takes On Atlanta The company launches drone subsidiary Airbus Aerial, makes Atlanta the new headquarters Airbus, a global leader in aeronautics, made some exciting announcements yesterday at the 2017 AUVSI Xponential Expo in Dallas. They plan to launch their U.S. base in Atlanta, Georgia, along with their new commercial drone subsidiary, Airbus Aerial. Airbus Aerial imagery services will target a broad range of…

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Michael Baker International Pioneers Drone Activity

Michael Baker International Pioneers Drone Activity at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Gather Runway Improvement DataMichael Baker International

Michael Baker International Pioneers Drone Activity at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Gather Runway Improvement Data Firm’s Unmanned Aerial Systems Experts Provide Valuable Data to World’s Busiest Airport Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, recently marked a significant milestone for the aviation industry as it partnered with the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) to…

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Atlanta airport employs drones

Atlanta's airport employs drones to monitor runway conditions

Atlanta airport employs drones to monitor runway conditions ATLANTA (CBS46) – The airspace above the world’s busiest airport just got a little busier. Hartsfield- Jackson Atlanta International Airport is now using drones to survey and document runway pavement for future maintenance. In an effort to obtain the most accurate surveys of ATL areas set to undergo changes in the ongoing $6 billion…

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Video: Mercedes Benz Stadium

Mercedes Benz Stadium - New home of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United FC

Mercedes Benz Stadium – New home of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United FC Video Credit: Craig Levine via YouTube The amazing new Mercedes-Benz Stadium is coming along! It will be home to the Atlanta Falcons and the Atlanta United FC soccer team when it opens for the 2017 season. The stadium is estimated to cost $1.4 billion and will host the…

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Pilot had to evade drone near Atlanta

FAA: American Airlines pilot had to evade drone near Atlanta The pilot of an American Airlines flight from Hartsfield- Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Charlotte, N.C., had to take evasive action to avoid collision with a drone, according to a new report from the Federal Aviation Administration. The incident on Sept. 13, 2015, was reported to federal authorities as an…

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