The basis of the service will be a system for providing flight plans over the Internet and the public telephone network, operating on the basis of the State ATM Company of the Federal State Unitary Enterprise, entrusted with the Almaz-Antey concern. development.
Rosaviatsiya told RIA Novosti that the functionality of the portal is being worked on and that it will take into account requests and suggestions from developers, manufacturers and potential users. It is assumed that at the first stage it will contain information about the possibilities and parameters of using unmanned aerial vehicles in a given area. UAVs will be displayed on the map if necessary on-board equipment and radar capabilities are available.
The Federal Air Transport Agency believes the service will be requested by external drone pilots and operational bodies of the Unified Air Traffic Management System of Russia. The department emphasizes that its use will facilitate access of drones to airspace and make flights safer.
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