A European Union-wide agreement has been reached on future commercial operations of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). The agreement aims to have the necessary regulations in place by 2019. The European Commission(EC), national aviation authorities and the UAV industry hammered out the details at a conference in Helsinki, the Finnish capital.  The ‘Helsinki Declaration’ identifies three priority areas for sector-wide cooperation: The creation of legal requirements for UAVs ...

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