On June 24th 2020 FLAIR Consortium successfully performed first flying test in Beromünster, Switzerland.
Collaborative research journey started in 2016 led to its first testing flight to validate FLAIR system functionality.
For the initial flight was used Zeppelin platform and test was controlled by scientists from EMPA and CSEM.
Test successfully measured elevated methane concentration when flying above the controlled release installation. At the moment FLAIR Consortium evaluating the results and working on follow-up activities.