• Fearless Flight

    Accelerating the safe, effective application of UAS technology

  • UAS Excellence

    Customized solutions for safe, productive operations

  • Smart Standards

    Shaping rules and industry standards related to UAS technology

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The University of Maryland UAS Test Site is a leading research and operations facility led by experts in military and civilian aviation, engineering, and project management. 

 

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Test site experts leverage decades of experience and cutting-edge technology to accelerate the safe, responsible application of UAS in public and private industries.

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44181 Airport Road, California, MD 20619

Phone: 301-862-7824 | Fax: 301-866-1964

Email: tonyP@umd.edu

 


APPLICATION AREAS

Test site experts and facilities support the application of UAS in a wide range of fields, including those below.

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News / Oct 18, 2018

The project is funded under the Office of Naval Research Atmospheric Propagation Studies for High Energy Lasers program.

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News / Sep 25, 2018

MTI examined the technical, economic, and regulatory feasibility of a center in Western Maryland.

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News / Sep 17, 2018

Ph.D. student Lena Johnson is working on Robo Raven, a bird-inspired unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).

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News / Jun 21, 2018

For the UAS Test Site this means supporting and catalyzing progress in three key areas.

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News / Jun 21, 2018

Read these before your reach for that controller.

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News / Jun 13, 2018

The 14-person committee found that FAA overestimates the risks associated with drone operations.