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Preparations for Transportation with UAVs Started in Turkey

While various studies on the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in transportation continue all over the world, important steps have been taken in this regard in our country as well. Infrastructure studies are carried out in Turkey for the use of unmanned aerial vehicles in civil useful cargo transport activities.

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) in civil cargo transport activities use is a topic that has been on the agenda for a long time. At this point, the world’s leading e-commerce, cargo and food companies are looking for ways to use UAVs as a means of transportation by providing the necessary infrastructures. Countries also provide this infrastructure by providing their own infrastructure. for safe transportation works.

In our country, the General Directorate of Civil Aviation (SHGM) interested. Working for the regulation, authorization and operations of UAVs for civil purposes, DGCA develops a new management model using contemporary technologies. New model defined in the system 50 thousand 170 UAVs It includes tracking their movements with a module designed by SHGM. These movements in air corridors arrangement is planned.

Testing activities approved:

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The model, which was examined by institutions such as the Governorship of Istanbul and the General Directorate of State Airports Authority, was found suitable and test runs will begin. In this context, NOTAM has been published for the airspace where the operation will take place and all necessary precautions have been taken.

The first flight envisaged will be performed by Acıbadem Healthcare Group, with all necessary conditions being met. until 6 June Acıbadem Dr. It will be held between Şinasi Can (Kadıköy) Hospital and Acıbadem Kozyatağı Hospital. Within the scope of this flight, with UAVs light medicine will be transported. The results of the test transports will be used by DGCA for the development of the model.

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UAVs are currently used for blood and medicine transportation, especially in areas where transportation is difficult. With the developed model, the system more widespread use is aimed.

Source :
https://tr.sputniknews.com/turkiye/202105291044612571-turkiye-ihalarla-tasimaciliga-hazirlaniyor/