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The first flying laboratory to test components for the hydrogen market: a breakthrough made possible by GEMESIS and BOREAL: SkyH2 Lab

Decarbonizing the aerospace sector will require the use of electricity and hydrogen. This transition includes the use of sustainable fuels such as FAS, the combustion of hydrogen, or the use of electricity generated by fuel cells. Hydrogen can be used in a variety of gaseous and liquid forms, and the challenges facing the aerospace industry … Read more

The PASSport Project: Enhancing Safety and Security in European Port Areas through Drone Operations

Safety and security in port areas represent a significant concern for the European Union, which boasts nearly 1000 ports within its territory. Funded by the European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) under the European H2020 program, the PASSport project was initiated to develop a comprehensive port surveillance solution utilizing both aerial and underwater … Read more

Firefighting at night made easier with drone systems

The CARTONUIT project, supported by the Occitanie Region, aims to preserve the environment, infrastructure, and human life During the summer months, extremely high temperatures make forested areas vulnerable to fires. Nighttime firefighting can be particularly challenging due to factors such as darkness, the nature of the fire, and the inability of aerial means to intervene … Read more

The Role of Drones in the Study of Climate Change

In the December-January edition of Inside Unmanned Systems, the issue of climate change is underlined by presenting the role of drones in climate studies. Their role is recognized, facilitating the collection of data and monitoring of environmental changes in difficult to access and often hostile areas, such as the tropics, glaciers, and wet areas. In … Read more

Launch of Space4Earth and the SIRIUS space program!

M3 Systems France, M3 Systems Belgium, and BOREAL SAS, all part of the Mistral group and at the forefront of space, terrestrial, and aerial technologies, aim to shape the future of positioning and define their purpose with Space4Earth.. On December 16th, the Mistral group unveiled its new corporate mission, Space4Earth, as well as its SIRIUS … Read more

90 km range in high-speed radio link at sea

The BOREAL ISR drone, equipped with the SIMPULSE SL200 radio communication system, carried out a long-distance mission of more than 50 nautical miles (90 km) located off the French Atlantic Ocean coast. This project, as part of the RF100 program, started a few months ago with the goal to validate long-range video transmissions. Radio data … Read more

Monitor (very) large spaces by using embedded Satellite technologies on BOREAL’s drone board

For long-distance surveillance drones like the BOREAL drone system, the radio link limits the range to about 110 km over maritime or terrestrial zones. With its range of 800 km, the BOREAL drone must carry satellite communication technologies on board to operate beyond the direct radio range. After demonstrating in the spring of 2021 the … Read more

PODCAST: BOREAL and great elongation on Frequency Drone

Marc Pollina, CEO of BOREAL was one of the guests of the live broadcast of the web radio Frequency drone Tuesday, May 17. Alongside our colleagues from Delair, Aerommaper and CloudSkeyes, Marc shed some light and his point of view on the activity in long elongation, its opportunities, its brakes, the regulations in force.. To … Read more

[EMPLOI] Research Safety and Airworthiness Engineer (M/F)

Our company, a subsidiary of the MISTRAL group, has designed and built the BOREAL system since 2009, a fixed-wing remotely piloted aircraft (RPAS) of the mini MALE type which is characterized by its large payload capacity and high endurance. Involved in the field of scientific experimentation, Earth observation and surveillance (ISR) over large maritime and … Read more