unmanned aircraft system


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unmanned aircraft system

n. Abbr. UAS
See drone.
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(NASDAQ:AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both defense and commercial applications, today announced it received a firm fixed-price contract award on July 25, 2019 valued at $45,190,881 for RQ-11B Raven small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and initial spares packages.
PMA-263 is responsible for executing the planning, design, development, procurement and life-cycle support of small unmanned aircraft systems.
If the success of its battle-tested armoured vehicles operating in various conflict zones around the world, and its robust unmanned aircraft systems are any indication of the level of performance Canada can expect from Textron Systems' offerings in future programs, the bar has officially been raised.
With the integration of computer enhanced control systems with rotor wing flight technology, the ability to have helicopter capability in an easy to fly package has opened up a whole new area of operations for unmanned aircraft systems (Figure 3).
Contents The Market for Unmanned Aircraft Systems in 2013 The Department of Defense Remains the Key Driver of UAS Forecasts for the UAS Market Are Strong U.S.
In recent years it has made significant contribution in developing its air industrial fields, and it is able to overcome the lag in the potential field of Unmanned Aviation Systems construction and take competitive position in manufacture and operation of unmanned aircraft systems.
Caption: The MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System approaches the runway at NAS Patuxent River, Md., 18 September After completing its inaugural cross country flight from California.
But, it takes about 55 experts to operate the unmanned aircraft system during a 24-hour mission.
The new Air Force strategic vision is consistent with the Office of the Secretary of Defense Unmanned Aircraft System Roadmap released in October, as well as the recently completed Quadrennial Defense Review, Clarke said.
Army calls for procurement of performance based logistical support services on the MQ-1C Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system, a 3,600-pound, 28-foot-long drone with a 56-foot wingspan.
According to the text of the notification issued by the provincial Home Department, all flying of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs/Drones), remote controlled model aircraft (RCMA), unmanned aircraft system (UAS), flying cameras, quad copters, helicams and balloons for all types of aerial media coverage and sports etc would be banned within the territory of Punjab.
The Worldwide Campus offers a Bachelor of Science in Unmanned Systems Applications and Master of Science in Unmanned Systems; undergraduate minors in Unmanned Aerial Systems and Small Unmanned Aircraft System Operation; a graduate UAS specialization, and professional sUAS education opportunities.
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