UAS Program

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Program Goals

-Increase UAS observing capacity

-Develop high science-return UAS missions

-Transition cost-effective, operationally feasible
 UAS solutions into routine operations

Mission Areas

High-impact weather monitoring

Polar monitoring

Marine monitoring

Vision: UAS will revolutionize NOAA observing strategies comparable to the introduction of satellite and radar assets decades earlier.


PMEL Briefs their Shipboard Launch and Recovery of Unmanned Aerial Systems with 15 lb Payload Capabilities During Project Review

RDML Tim Gallaudet, Ph.D., USN Ret., was a keynote speaker at AUVSI Unmanned Systems – Defense. Protection. Security. (USDPS) Conference on Feb 8th