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Data protection

1. General

Droniq GmbH attaches great importance to the protection of your personal data. It is important for us to inform you which personal data we collect during your visit to our website, how they are used and what options you have. This data protection notice gives you answers to the most important questions.

2. Legal basis

We base the processing and protection of data on our websites in particular on Article 6(1)(b) and (f) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

3. What data are collected and how are they used?

For the provision of our services

Technical features: When you visit our websites, the web server temporarily records the domain name or IP address of your computer, the client's file request (file name and URL), the http response code and the web page from which you are visiting us.

The logged data are used exclusively for the purposes of data security, in particular to defend against attacks on our web server, and for statistical evaluations. They will neither be used for the creation of individual user profiles nor passed on to third parties and will be deleted after seven days at the latest.

Cookies: We use cookies for certain offers. These are small text files that are stored on your computer. This allows to detect when you repeatedly visit websites from the same computer.

Session cookies are cookies that are only stored on your computer for the duration of an internet session. They do not contain any personal data.

You have the option of setting your browser so that these cookies are not stored in the first place, or that the cookies are deleted at the end of your internet session. Please note, however, that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions of our website. For information on the browser settings, see:

Additional personal data, such as your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address, will not be collected unless you provide this information explicitly, for example in web forms.

4. Where will my data be processed?

The actual data processing takes place in Germany. In exceptional cases, data are also processed in other European and non-European countries (see Section 6). In certain cases, we are legally obliged to transfer data to a requesting government agency.

5. How secure are my data?

Droniq takes technical and organisational measures in order to protect your personal data from access and misuse. We continuously revise these security measures to take account of technological advances and applicable legal provisions.

6. Is my usage behaviour evaluated?

Within the framework of legal regulations, we, or companies commissioned by us, create user profiles under a pseudonym in order to be able to analyse and regularly improve the use of our website.

Our legitimate interest in data processing is reflected in these purposes. It is impossible to draw a direct conclusion about you. The profile data are not linked to any further information about your person. In the following, we will inform you about the procedures used on our websites and how you can object at any time.

Google Analytics:

We use Google Analytics in order to improve our offer through the statistics obtained and to make it more interesting for you as a user. For the exceptional cases in which personal data are transferred to the USA, Google has submitted to the EU US Privacy Shield (Nutzerbedingungen: The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is Art. 6(1)(f) of the GDPR.

Information is collected about your use of the website, including browser type and version, operating system used, referrer URL (previously visited page), IP address or date/time of the request.

Google Analytics uses cookies. These are text files that are stored on your computer which allow the use of the website to be analysed. The information generated by the cookie on the use of this website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the United States and saved there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google will first shorten your IP address in the European Union or in the other member states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transferred by your browser in connection with Google Analytics will not be consolidated with any other data held by Google.

The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is Article 6(1) (f) of the GDPR. The data sent by us and linked to cookies, user IDs or advertising IDs are automatically deleted after 12 months. Data whose retention period has been reached are automatically deleted once a month.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser. We would like to point out, however, that if you do so, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. In addition, you can prevent Google from collecting and processing the data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link:

Alternatively, in individual cases you can prevent Google Analytics from collecting data by clicking on the subsequent link. This sets an opt-out cookie that prevents your data from being collected in the future when you visit this website: deactivate Google Analytics.

Third party information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1)436 1001

Terms of service:

Overview of data protection:

Privacy policy:

Google reCAPTCHA:

The reCAPTCHA service has the purpose of differentiating between input made by a human being and by automated, mechanical processing. For this purpose, your input, including your IP address and any other data required by Google, will be transmitted to Google and used there. Google will first shorten your IP address in the European Union or in the other member states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to analyse the use of this service. The IP address transferred by your browser in connection with reCAPTCHA will not be consolidated with any other data held by Google. This data are subject to Google's different privacy policy. (see

Google Web Fonts:

We use web fonts provided by Google Ireland Limited for standard display of fonts on our websites. When you access a website, your browser loads the required web fonts to your browser cache in order to correctly display text and fonts.

For this purpose, the browser you use must connect to Google's servers. This notifies Google that our website was accessed via your IP address. No cookies are sent to the Google Fonts API when Google Fonts are used. No Google account data are sent to Google even if you have a Google account. Google only tracks the use of CSS and the fonts used, and stores these data securely. For more information see

The use of Google Web Fonts is in the interest of the standard, correct display of our online offers. This is a legitimate interest under Art. 6 (1) point (f) GDPR. If your browser does not support web fonts, your computer will use a standard font.

Social networks:

Our Facebook and YouTube pages are for active communications with our customers and prospective customers. We provide information about our products and services, along with special campaigns and events, on these sites.

When you visit our pages on these social networks, your data can be collected and stored automatically for market research and advertising purposes, even outside the European Union. If the aforementioned platforms are headquartered in the US, the following applies: An adequacy decision by the European Commission exists for the United States. This is based on the EU-US Privacy Shield that confirms an adequate level of data privacy for certified companies. To view the current certificate, please go to:

Usage profiles are created using pseudonyms from the data collected. These can be used for instance to create personalised ads on the platform and elsewhere. For this purpose, cookies are stored on your device to analyse user behaviour. If the users are also members of the respective platform, data not related to the devices can also be stored in the usage profiles.

The operation of these sites serves to protect our legitimate interest in the optimised presentation of our offer and effective, contemporary information and communications methods with customers and prospective customers under Art. 6 (1) point (f) GDPR. If you are asked to consent to data processing by the respective platform operators, the legal basis for the data processing is Art. 6 (1) point (a) GDPR.

On Facebook, we can use the “insights” data to access various categories. The data come from users that have clicked the “Like” button on our site and are used in anonymous form, so that no individuals can be identified. The following statistics can be accessed:

The data privacy statements of the providers contain further information on data processing. They contain detailed information on processing and using data by the providers, as well as contact persons and your related rights and objection options (opt-out) to protect your privacy.


YouTube (Google):

If you need help, such as for requests for information, please contact us. However, please note that questions about the processing of data or the assertion of user rights are best sent directly to the providers of the relevant platforms, because only they have access to the data.

7. Who is my contact person for data protection?

The controller within the meaning of the GDPR the BDSG is:

Droniq GmbH
Board of Managing Directors: Jan-Eric Putze (Chm.), Ralph Schepp
Ginnheimer Stadtweg 88
60431 Frankfurt
Tel.: 069-509547-400

The contact details for our data protection officer are:
DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH
Dr Frank Schury – Group Data Protection Officer
Riko Pieper – Deputy Group Data Protection Officer
VD Division – Group Data Protection and Quality Management
Am DFS-Campus 10
63225 Langen

Tel.: Dr. Frank Schury: 06103-707-4220
Tel.: Riko Pieper: 06103-707-4223

8. Your rights as a data subject

As a data subject you have the following rights:

If you have any questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data or access to, rectification, blocking or erasure of data, withdrawal of consents granted or objection to a specific use of the data please contact us directly by post or e-mail at:

Droniq GmbH
Ginnheimer Stadtweg 88
60431 Frankfurt
Tel.: 069-509547-400

Furthermore, under Article 21 (1) GDPR you have a right to object to processing based on Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR as well as to processing for direct marketing purposes.

The collection of data for the provision of the websites and storage of the data in log files is essential for the operation of the websites. The user is therefore unable to object to this.

9. Changes to our privacy policy

We reserve the right to continuously update our privacy policy in order to take into account changes in legislation or jurisdiction. We therefore recommend that you visit the relevant websites on a regular basis in order to keep informed about the protection and processing of your data.

10. Links to other websites

The website of Droniq GmbH contains links to other websites that are neither operated by nor the responsibility of Droniq. Droniq is not responsible for the content of and compliance with data protection rules on these other websites.

As at 20th May 2019