Potential Slovenian-Shannon technology links explored

The opportunities for Slovenian automotive industries to avail of test-bed facilities at the Future Mobility Campus Ireland (FMCI) in Shannon were outlined at a...

Tánaiste officially opens FMCI facility in Shannon

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has officially opened Future Mobility Campus Ireland (FMCI) in Shannon, County Clare, Ireland’s first full-scale development centre and test-bed for mobility technologies.

New Electric Bike Share Scheme for Shannon

Shannon is to benefit from a new electric bike share scheme launching this week across the Shannon Free Zone and Shannon Town.

Digital Skies cleared for take-off

A European consortium coordinated by Shannon-based Future Mobility Campus Ireland (FMCI) in Shannon has been approved by the EU to develop a ‘Digital Sky Demonstrator’, for aerial Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) systems.

2021 was ‘another challenging year’ for Shannon Group

The CEO of Shannon Group, has described 2021 as ‘another challenging year,’ but says she is optimistic for the future.

WDC praises regional collaboration after record year

CEO of the Western Development Commission Tomás Ó Síocháin has said the future is bright for the region and praised the collaboration across Western counties between key stakeholders in 2021 despite the years challenges. The comments come as the agency announce one of their most successful years to date. 

Mid-west could be centre of excellence for green aviation

SDC Business Consulting, a leading consulting company in the aerospace sector, has announced the creation of an ecosystem framework to help regional airports know what sustainable aviation operations will look like so they can lead the transition towards a climate-neutral air transport system.

Clare County Council receives historic drone delivery

FedEx Express, in collaboration with Skyports and Future Mobility Campus Ireland (FMCI) Air, has completed its first scheduled drone last-mile delivery flight in Ireland.

Shannon Vertiport operators receive UAS Operator Certificate

Skyports, the world-leading operator of cargo drone deliveries and advanced air mobility infrastructure, has formally received a first-in-EU Light UAS Operator Certificate from the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA).