11. The Use of Low-Cost Mobile Radar Systems for Small UAS Sense and Avoid

  1. Plamen Angelov
  1. Michael Wilson

Published Online: 11 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119964049.ch11

Sense and Avoid in UAS: Research and Applications

Sense and Avoid in UAS: Research and Applications

How to Cite

Wilson, M. (2012) The Use of Low-Cost Mobile Radar Systems for Small UAS Sense and Avoid, in Sense and Avoid in UAS: Research and Applications (ed P. Angelov), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119964049.ch11

Editor Information

  1. School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University, UK

Author Information

  1. Boeing Research & Technology-Australia, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470979754

Online ISBN: 9781119964049

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Keywords:

  • low-cost mobile radar systems for small UAS SAA;
  • safe integration of UAS into NAS;
  • UAS, for commercial and civilian applications;
  • aviation regulations, pilots to see and avoid aircrafts;
  • situation awareness;
  • Smart Skies system architecture diagram;
  • architecture of the MATS;
  • Sense and Avoid experiments;
  • unmanned aircraft, locations and actions;
  • Smart Skies flight test and automated SAA

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The UAS Operating Environment

  • Sense and Avoid and Collision Avoidance

  • Case Study: The Smart Skies Project

  • Case Study: Flight Test Results

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References