• 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



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

News / Dec 8, 2017

Their debut project aims to establish a communications relay to remotely control ground robots.

News / Oct 30, 2017

Director Scassero can discuss UAS integration into national airspace and how the program could affect industry.

News / Oct 4, 2017

Building Together: An Investment for Maryland Will Transform UMD Through $219,486,000 Gift

News / Sep 13, 2017

First university facility of its kind in D.C.-Maryland-Virginia region.

News / Aug 22, 2017

View landscapes and research operations at three locations.

News / Aug 21, 2017

The UAS Test Site will stream from South Carolina.