Jürgen Verstaen, co-founder of Unifly is interviewed about his vision of the future of the Drone Industry in Flanders and Europe. Unifly is world leader in Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) and drone fleet management. The Unifly cloud-based software platform enables the safe integration of drone traffic in the very-low-level airspace and tells drone pilots & operators where it is safe & legal to fly.


  • What does the drone industry mean to you and your company?
  • How do you think the drone industry will evolve?
  • What is the importance of drone cluster organizations like EUKA (www.euka.org) in Flanders?

Jürgen Verstaen started his military career at the Royal School for NCO’s. As a military air traffic controller, he gained experience in the domain of Air Traffic Management (ATM). Over the years, he expanded his knowledge and subsequently received several certificates in ATM. As from 2012, Jürgen became Managing Director at Flight Plus, a consultancy company for larger drone operations, focusing on legislation and ATM requirements. Three years later, Unifly® was created as a spin-off from VITO. As one of the founders, he decided to take up the job as Chief Business Development Officer, next to the other functions he already has, to further improve their award winning unmanned traffic management system called Unifly UTMS.

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