Unifly has been named as a finalist in the Xcellence in Innovation of the XCELLENCE Awards by AUVSI.
It was selected from a pool of accomplished applicants as one of several finalists, with winners set to be announced during an awards ceremony at AUVSI XPONENTIAL on October 6 in Dallas.
Recognised for the SAFIR project, the event successfully demonstrated that multiple drones can be used simultaneously and safely in even the most challenging environments, near an active airport and over the city and the port of Antwerp.
Led by Unifly, the SAFIR project was realized by the following organisations: Amazon Prime Air, Aveillant, C-Astral, DronePort, Elia Group, Explicit, Helicus, the Port of Antwerp, Proximus, SABCA, skeyes and Tekever. The main focus of the SAFIR project was the real-time connection and collaboration between multiple systems for Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM).
Brian Wynne, president and CEO of AUVSI, said: “The AUVSI XCELLENCE Awards celebrate the achievements of individuals and organizations who have applied unmanned systems technology to create solutions to address a range of challenges affecting business and society.”
Adding: “AUVSI is pleased to recognize these finalists for their perseverance and dedication to turn dreams into reality.”