News

EMoTe Expert consultation

Dear partners, the EMoTe project identifies and looks at the research and innovation focus of mobile radio technologies for UTM systems in rural, very remote alpine regions as well as urban areas up to 300 metres above ground through different methods.   In the next step of the EMoTe project, different mobile radio technologies are compared […]

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News
04.07.2022 14:07

AIRlabs Austria infrastructures and associated competences 2022

AIRlabs Austria makes this year’s Infrastructure Programme 2022 available to all partners and interested parties. It contains infrastructures and associated competences provided in cooperation with our partners. This years infrastructure and associated competences are categorised according to the following areas: Basic infrastructures for basic and applied researchDesignated airspace restriction areas, aerodromes and infrastructuresSpecific basic infrastructures […]

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News
24.06.2022 11:06

AIRlabs Austria 7th Partner Conference

We had the pleasure to host our 7th Partner Conference at FACC AG in Ried im Innkreis on 25.05.2022 25. May 2022, Reichersberg A successful event starts for AIRlabs Austria with exciting insights into the world of drones. Interested participants of our partner meeting therefore followed the invitation to Reichersberg (Upper Austria) to one of […]

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Events, News
03.06.2022 16:06

AIRlabs mentioned in the current monitoring report of AustriaTech!

The BMK innovation laboratory AIRlabs has made its entry into the monitoring report 2021 by Austria Tech addressing the topics of Automated Mobility in Austria! You will find us on page 16

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News
01.06.2022 09:06

Drone Acceptance – Results of Current Studies

AIRlabs Austria is the Austria-wide BMK innovation laboratory for the development and operation of test infrastructures for unmanned aerial systems. With its strong partner network, AIRlabs Austria enables an innovative infrastructure landscape with the associated expertise. In addition to the possibilities for testing unmanned aerial systems, AIRlabs also considers drone acceptance, among other things, in […]

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News
23.03.2022 09:03

2nd AIRlabs Expert Talk

„The Chicken-and-Egg-Problem in Cellular Phone Networks – Is 5G/6G Technology Empowering Applications or is User Demand Driving Technology Development?” AIRlabs Austria has hosted a workshop with experts from industry and research to analyse the opportunities and risks of 5G/6G technologies in the drone industry.   The workshop was titled “The Chicken-and-Egg-Problem in Cellular Phone Networks – […]

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News
26.01.2022 10:01

Plan your flight operation with DRONE RISK AUSTRIA!

„DRONE RISK AUSTRIA – A multidisciplinary approach to support risk assessment of UAS missions in Austria“ ist ein auf Grundlage der aktuellen vereinheitlichten europäischen Drohnenflugregularien basierender Webportalprototyp zur Unterstützung einer sicheren Drohnenflugplanung in ganz Österreich. A consortium consisting of the SIENA research group (uppe SIENA (Spatial Informatics for ENvironmental Applications) at the Carinthian University of […]

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News
06.12.2021 15:12

CONNECT YOUR GCS TO THE AIRLABS INNOVATION UTM SYSTEM NOW!

Are you interested in the utilisation of flight days in airspace restriction areas offered by AIRlabs? Then we have an attractive offer for you: From now on you have the possibility to connect your UAS Ground Control Station (GCS) or different data formats of GCS to the AIRlabs innovation UTM system. This way, an integrated […]

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News
05.07.2021 12:07

AIRlabs Austria becomes a partner of the WKÖ initiative “Enabling New Things”

The Austrian Federal Economic Chamber today presented AIRlabs Austria as a pilot partner for its new initiative “Enabling New Things”. This is intended to provide access especially for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to test their innovative ideas. The focus of the partnership is on disseminating the testing possibilities of unmanned aerial vehicles for applications […]

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News
29.07.2020 16:07

AIRlabs enters the operational phase!

For two years now, our strong consortium consisting of 25 organisations from Austrian industry and research has been working together to realise the vision of “AIRlabs Austria”. Das Ziel ist die Kombination existenter und Schaffung neuer Testinfrastrukturen für unbemannte Luftfahrtsysteme. After successfully applying as a BMK innovation laboratory within the framework of the BMK-funded RTI […]

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News
26.07.2020 18:07

Events

AIRlabs Austria 7th Partner Conference

We had the pleasure to host our 7th Partner Conference at FACC AG in Ried im Innkreis on 25.05.2022 25. May 2022, Reichersberg A successful event starts for AIRlabs Austria with exciting insights into the world of drones. Interested participants of our partner meeting therefore followed the invitation to Reichersberg (Upper Austria) to one of […]

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Events, News
03.06.2022 16:06

27-28 Oct 2021: AIRlabs Future Conference

Dear AIRlabs partners and supporters, We would now like to send you the provisional agenda and some further information for our 2nd AIRlabs Future Conference on 27 and 28 October: Timeline – Agenda Future Conference AIRlabs Austria 2021 Wednesday, 27.10.2021: 14:00Eröffnung / Begrüßung (Solar.One, Bürgermeister, ÖAMTC)14:15Vorstellung AIRlabs Austria Team14:30Grußwort des BMK14:35Einführung in den Nachmittag und […]

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Events
18.10.2021 14:10

23 Nov 2020: Business Treff “Using Drones Successfully”

The Business Meeting “Using Drones Successfully” is organised by the Vienna Business Agency in cooperation with Austro Control, AAIG, PWC and the BMK Innovation Lab AIRlabs Austria. The topic is framework conditions, use cases and new opportunities for the commercial use of unmanned aerial systems. In addition to the presentation of AIRlabs Austria, contributions on […]

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Events
01.10.2020 14:10

Job Openings

Research Results

Drones as first responders – How emergency services can be supported in the future

Project number: 5.502.20001 (Presentation/test of self-sufficient hangar) Involved cooperation partners: Frequentis AG APB Corporation GmbH AIRlabs Austria GmbH Project Description/Methods: MCX- (Mission Critical Broadband Communications, e.g. for MCPTT via 5G) form the likely future of mission critical BOS networks based on 4G-/5G technology after the current Tetra standard. It enables the existing public authority radio […]

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Research Results
05.07.2022 13:07

Detection of cooperative drones in the course of „Save Aviation Tyrol“

Project number: 6.604.30001 & 6.605.30001 (Test flights for „SafeAviationTyrol“) Involved cooperation partners: World-Direct eBusiness solutions GmbH Twins GmbH AIRlabs Austria GmbH Project description/methods: The project “SafeAviationTyrol” deals with practicable and quickly applicable solutions for the safety issues associated with drones. These include:a) the localisation of drones and aircraft close to the ground,b) the avoidance of […]

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Research Results
17.05.2022 15:05

Latency measurement of optical UAS sensors

Project number: 5.512.20001 (Latency measurement sensor data recording) Involved cooperation partners: FH Kärnten | University of Applied Sciences Twins GmbH AIRlabs Austria GmbH Project description/methods: For triggering RGB cameras, the time span of triggering and saving the image on the SD card was determined. The trigger source originates from the autopilot. The trigger is recognisable […]

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Research Results
25.04.2022 09:04

AERIAL SURVEY OF THE BUS CENTRE TO CREATE AN ORTHOPHOTO FOR ANALYSIS PURPOSES

Project number: 8.802.50006 (Night recording Bus Center) Involved cooperation partners: Holding Graz FH JOANNEUM | University of Applied Sciences Graz University of Technology AIRlabs Austria Project Description/Methods: The bus center of the Holding Graz GmbH in the Kärntnerstraße in Graz accommodates the entire bus fleet of the city including parking spaces, maintenance facilities and alike […]

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Research Results
06.12.2021 15:12

Measurement of the Augarten Bay in Graz for documentation purposes

Project number: 8.802.50005 (Aerial Survey Augarten) Involved cooperation partners: Holding Graz FH JOANNEUM | University of Applied Sciences Graz University of Technology AIRlabs Austria Project description/methods: For the construction and redesign of the Augarten Bay in Graz, 47 trees with a diameter of more than 12 cm had to be felled in 2020, all of […]

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Research Results
06.12.2021 15:12

Permit support for an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) to measure snow depths

Project number: 4.414.10001 (SORA Kölnbrein hydroelectric dam) Involved cooperation partners: FH Kärnten | University of Applied Sciences AIRlabs Austria Project description/methods: The aim of this project is to evaluate the capabilities of an UAS for measuring snow depths in high alpine terrain and to practically perform a more advanced proof-of-concept test for the UTM integration […]

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Research Results
06.12.2021 15:12

Aerial survey of grasslands for wildlife and fawn detection prior to mowing works

Project number: 9.902.60004 (Aerial grassland surveys for possible fauna detection) Involved cooperation partners: Holding Graz FH JOANNEUM | University of Applied Sciences AIRlabs Austria Project description/methods: Throughout Austria, up to 25,000 fawns suffer death each year as a result of mowing on agricultural land – especially near forests. The fawns are hidden in the high […]

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Research Results
06.12.2021 15:12

PERMIT SUPPORT FOR A CROSS-BORDER OPERATION

Project number: 8.802.50004 (GOF2.0 tests at Klagenfurt Airport) Involved cooperation partners: Frequentis AG Carinthian Airport Operating Company Ltd. AIRlabs Austria GmbH Project Description/Methods: With the increase of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and air cabs in the rapidly growing drone market, the need arises to develop technologies and frameworks for their safe coexistence with manned aircraft. […]

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Research Results
06.12.2021 15:12

Development/Draft of the “Lenzbauer Winery” operating environment

Project number: 9.902.60001 (Maiden flight Lenzbauer Wine) Involved cooperation partners: Graz University of Technology FH JOANNEUM | University of Applied Sciences AIRlabs Austria Project description/methods: The 6 operational levels of the AIRlabs Austria phased model provide testing opportunities in real airspace – under neutral operating conditions – as well as specific or subject-related test environments. […]

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Research Results
06.12.2021 14:12

Aerial inspection of infrastructure within the wastewater treatment plant of Holding Graz for maintenance purposes

Project number: 9.902.60003 (Aerial inspection of wastewater treatment plant) Involved cooperation partners: Holding Graz FH JOANNEUM | University of Applied Sciences AIRlabs Austria Project description/methods: Wastewater treatment plants house various infrastructures that are difficult to access and need to be maintained at regular intervals. In particular, the outer coating of digesters and their roof shingles […]

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Research Results
06.12.2021 14:12

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