Mobility and Transport

Innovation, investment and digital technologies

Innovation, investment and digital technologies

Innovation, investment and digital technologies

 

Timeline

Investments in innovative projects are fundamental for the efficiency of the EU Single Sky.

  • Making the EU Single Sky more efficient by deploying SESAR innovative projects.
  • Unleashing the potential of the drone market by setting up EU-wide rules to ensure safe drone operations for all airspace users, to protect citizens' privacy, and to offer legal certainty.

Facts and figures

  • The European Union has planned to invest € 430 million each year, until 2020, in the Single European Sky ATM Research project.
  • The EU contribution to SESAR deployment amounts to €2.5 billion (2014-2035). Overall the investment for modernising air traffic management has been estimated at €30 billion which can potentially result in over 300,000 new jobs
  • The estimated costs of a fragmented airspace represent at least €5 billion a year.

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