Archive for September, 2018

Obituary: Prof. Philip Lloyd

Prof. Philip Lloyd of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) has passed away in Cape Town at the age of 81. At the time of his death, Prof. Lloyd was a professor of energy at the university and a member of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which shared the Nobel […]

Geospatial Round-up – August/September 2018

Drone safety in urban environments The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore, the European Aviation Safety Agency and Airbus will collaborate to develop safety standards and regulatory requirements for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in urban environments. The agreement establishes a framework for the exchange of information and technical expertise among the three parties, to develop safety […]