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Boeing engineers unveil heavy-lifting cargo drone

Aerospace giant Boeing has unveiled the first stage of its eVTOL (electronic vertical take-off and landing) strategy with a prototype of a 'cargo air vehicle'. In the...

Alcatel Lucent Enterprise: Airports need to get smarter, not just bigger

In a contributed article to Internet of Business, Kelly Allen, director of transportation for Europe North at Alcatel Lucent Enterprise, argues that intelligent airports...

US Air Force goes Top Gun for IoT-based predictive maintenance

The US Department of Defense (DoD) is arming itself with new AI and IoT technologies to power predictive maintenance of aircraft and boost mission effectiveness. Top Gun...

IoT set to transform the airport experience

IoT technologies have the potential to make air travel a smoother door-to-door ride for passengers, as Doug Drinkwater reports. Airports are usually a terrible experience....

Can drones and commercial aircraft safely share airspace?

In a follow-up to last week's interview with Professor Antonios Tsourdos from Cranfield University’s new DARTeC research centre, Internet of Business asks the professor about...

Cranfield, DARTeC and the future of aviation

Internet of Business speaks to Professor Antonios Tsourdos about Cranfield University's new DARTeC research centre for digital aviation technology. The newly opened £65 million Digital Aviation...

Transport companies lack skills to get the most out of IoT...

Many transport businesses lack the skills and data-sharing processes required to extract maximum value from IoT data , according to a new survey. In the...

Athens International Airport turns to IoT for environmental monitoring

At Athens Airport, two IoT tech companies, Ex Machina and Libelium, have teamed up to help airport execs keep an eye on pollutant levels...

UK students develop drone traffic management system

One of the biggest challenges facing commercial drone applications such as delivery is the lack of a traffic management system to monitor their movements....

Air China chooses Panasonic to provide inflight entertainment and connectivity

Panasonic Avionics Corporation (PAC), a subsidiary of electronics corporation Panasonic, has been chosen to provide inflight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) to Air China’s fleet...

Upskill’s augmented reality tech makes impact at GE

In the world of engineering, even small mistakes can cost millions further down the line. General Electric (GE) is using augmented reality technology in...

TUMI and AT&T launch tracking device for travellers

Luggage company TUMI has teamed up with US telco AT&T to launch a wireless device – the TUMI Global Locator – to help travellers...