Boeing is partnering with Artificial Intelligence (AI) company SparkCognition to create unmanned aircraft system traffic management (UTM) solutions
Boeing and SparkCognition will use AI and blockchain technologies to track unmanned air vehicles in flight and allocate traffic corridors and routes to ensure safe, secure transportation. Through the partnership they will also support package delivery, industrial inspection and other commercial applications
“We’re at a point in history where technological advances and societal trends are converging to demand bold solutions and a different way to travel,” said Greg Hyslop, Boeing chief technology officer
“The world’s number one aviation leader partnering with the world’s most innovative industrial AI company means that unparalleled experience in safety, innovation, scale, and reliability will be brought to bear to address this monumental opportunity.” said Amir Husain, founder and CEO of SparkCognition.