Mike Lissone is the RPAS ATM Integration manager for EUROCONTROL. He has been the main contributor to the development of the RPAS R&D roadmap. Seconded by EUROCONTROL to JARUS, he is the JARUS General Secretary and as such heads up the JARUS Secretariat. He is actively involved in the ICAO RPAS Panel and other international initiatives developing standards and regulation to enable RPAS integration.
The presentation will provide a clear overview where we are in RPAS integration addressing the regulatory, ATM and operational aspects. The presentation will provide an overview of the ATM CONOPS, which will drive the above mentioned integration effort and will ensure a common understanding of the issues involved.
The last part of the presentation will be used to discuss if we fully understand what the consequences are in the introduction of a new airspace user which challenges the way we have been managing aviation to date ?