SESAR JU project keeps an ear to the ground about urban air mobility

Sep. 1, 2021

With the emergence of operations in low-level airspace comes the need to address society‚Äôs attitudes, expectation and concerns to this new type of air traffic. To that end, the SESAR JU DACUS project conducted a survey in 2020-21 to gain a better understanding of public perceptions. The survey results reveal a relatively positive attitude by respondents but some concerns were also flagged up.

The survey results reveal a relatively positive attitude by respondents towards drone operations and a recognition of the benefits in having services provided by drones in everyday life. However, the results also flagged up concerns about noise, safety and privacy  considerations. These impressions  match similar  studies performed at the time of this survey.

Read about the survey results