Civilian Unmanned Aerial Systems
Credit Hours: 3.00. This course introduces fundamental concepts of unmanned aerial vehicles. Topics include: history, airframe and powerplant selection, regulations governing unmanned systems, airspace descriptions, safety, autonomous system programming and calibration, data package options, weather, system maintenance and repair, manual flight training, first person viewer flight (FPV), flight simulator use, as well as aerodynamics and flight controls for autonomous aircraft. Typically offered Fall Spring Summer.
This course is offered by the School of Aviation and Transportation Technology