Unmanned aircraft

Maturing industry : unmanned system are becoming more capable, to meet strictures of civilian operations / Graham Warwick -- Matrix revolution : Sikorsky research program aims at autonomy for any vertical-lift vehicle, manned or unmanned / Graham Warwick -- Harnessing autonomy -- Again and again : carrier, civil aviation could eventually take lessons from UCAS landing trials / Amy Butler -- Terrain aware : risk-based algorithms allow helicopter to navigate autonomously at low altitude / Graham Warwick -- Special delivery : perception, decision-making needs for unmanned resupply on demand push autonomy research / Graham Warwick -- Breaking through : efforts to allow unmanned aircraft into civil airspace move forward on several fronts / Graham Warwick -- Small star : miniaturization, field experience drive rapid small UAS development / David Hambling -- Civil behavior : while still highly restricted, unmanned aircraft are finding an increasing number of civil applications / Graham Warwick.


  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Illustrations;
  • Pagination: p. 46-63
  • Serial:

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Drones
  • Subject Areas: Aviation; Vehicles and Equipment;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01490929
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University Transportation Library
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Sep 3 2013 10:49AM