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AVT 2279 Unmanned Aerial Systems Project

Demonstration of command and control simulations of unmanned aerial system (UAS) operations, including mission planning, decision making, data management, avionics, sensors, communications, and situational awareness during UAS operations. One classroom, four lab hours per week.

Division: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Department: Aviation Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: None   Approval of Department 


  • Analyze and apply knowledge of developing routes, analyzing weather briefings, preflight inspections, pilot in command responsibilities and aeronautical decision making and judgment to mission planning operations.
  • Analyze and apply knowledge of schematics, wiring diagrams, printed circuit board layout and fabrication as it applies to an unmanned aerial vehicle.
  • Perform all tasks necessary to assemble, prepare, fly, navigate and recover the unmanned aerial vehicle during command and control simulations. Revise mission planning accordingly.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 1
Lab Hours: 4