Gartner Research

Market Insight: Drone Air Traffic Control Offers CSPs New Opportunities in LTE and 5G

Published: 16 August 2017

ID: G00331349

Analyst(s): Isabel Chapman


Technology strategic planners at CSPs are finding revenue opportunities by extending fleet monitoring and management offerings to include drone air traffic control. CSPs can offer public and private sector users lower latency and higher bandwidth to enable greater safety and advanced use cases.

Table Of Contents


  • LTE and 5G Connectivity Supports Advanced Use Cases
  • Deregulation Means Gaps in Air Traffic Control
  • Fleet Management Solutions Increase Revenue Potential

Background and Context

The Impact


Gartner Recommended Reading

©2021 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.