NUAIR and PABLO AIR, a South Korea-based drone service provider, have signed a memorandum of understanding to help develop regulatory-compliant commercial drone solutions for US customers.
PABLO AIR will use NUAIR’s expertise in advanced commercial drone operations to align PABLO AIR systems with US commercial models and practices that comply with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations. PABLO AIR’s participation in the Central New York Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) community will further strengthen the local ecosystem and contribute to the global success and integration of scalable and economically viable commercial drone operations.
According to a statement, the project will be carried out in the Rome-Syracuse drone corridor starting in April.
“PABLO AIR successfully conducted maritime drone flights at Incheon International Airport, South Korea, which integrated both Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) and Air Traffic Management ( ATM), a key element in keeping the airways safe,” said NUAIR CEO Ken Stewart. .
“This collaboration across the country to safely integrate unmanned aircraft into national airspace will help unlock the true potential of commercial drone operations.”
PABLO AIR systems provide complete solutions for multiple UAS use cases including package delivery, linear inspection and utility. PABLO AIR will initially focus on conducting commercial drone long range beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) operations in the US market and is working with NUAIR to obtain BVLOS clearance for PABLO AIR to make high-value, time-sensitive cargo delivery within 50 miles of New York City. Corridor of drones.
“This MOU, held at NUAIR headquarters in Syracuse, is the first local collaboration since last year when we secured exclusive rights with EVA to perform Proof of Concept (PoC) drone deliveries in New York City, discussing various collaborative measures needed to develop business and R&D. in the United States,” said PABLO Air CEO Kim Young-John. “We hope to introduce PABLO AIR’s drone ground control system and drone delivery platform to the United States as soon as possible for the first time as a Korean company.”
NUAIR continues to align itself with organizations that share the overall goal of safely integrating unmanned aircraft into national airspace. PABLO AIR is an international addition to the NUAIR Alliance that collaborates on projects that advance the UAS and advanced air mobility industries, including standards development, product testing, drone integration, deployment scenarios, and more. actual use and more.
NUAIR (Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance, Inc.) is a New York-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to safely integrate unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) into national airspace, enabling scalable and economically viable commercial drone operations.
NUAIR manages the operations of the FAA-designated New York UAS Test Site at Griffiss International Airport on behalf of Oneida County and is responsible for advancing New York’s 50-mile UAS corridor between Rome and Syracuse. For more information, visit https://nuair.org.
About PABLO AIR
Since its first step into the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) market with swarm flight technology in 2018 in South Korea, PABLO AIR has provided a wide range of integrated drone solutions, including UAV control system, aircraft development, drone delivery platform and service, and ICT drone show. Moreover, PABLO AIR continuously pursues R&D and marketing at home and abroad to become a pioneer in the global drone industry.
With the creation of the American subsidiary as a starting point in 2021, it has been recognized for its technological prowess in the global drone market. PABLO AIR has become the first Korean company to participate in the U.S. drone delivery PoC, the runner-up winner of the world-renowned AUVSI XCELLENCE award, and the technology partner of National Technology & Innovation Sandbox (NTIS) in Malaysia. For more information about the company, visit https://pabloair.com.