Category Archives: Public

Don’t Miss Drone Safety Awareness Day – Nov. 13

Transport Canada is holding a National Drone Safety Awareness Day-Nov. 13, 2020 TC’s Drone Safety Day is aimed at educating the public about safe drone practices and highlighting the interesting and innovative ways drones are being used across Canada. As a valued member of the industry, we would like to extend an invitation to you […]

Mise à jour de la conférence en ligne : Projet des systèmes d’aéronefs télépilotés — Défense nationale

Comme identifié dans la politique de défense du Canada — Protection, Sécurité, Engagement (PSE) — le ministère de la Défense nationale s’engage à acquérir des systèmes d’aéronefs télépilotés (SATP). Ce projet acquerra des SATP d’altitude moyenne et armés ainsi que leur équipement, leur armement, et le soutien en service requis. Le 22 juin, Systèmes Télécommandés Canada […]

Federal RFI Invites Industry Input

In another sign that the role of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems will only continue to grow, Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) is seeking opinions from those active in the Industry. Specifically, PSPC is looking for input on the development of a proposed procurement for surveillance and inspection services that use RPAS capabilities. This RFI […]

Ornithology & Drones Workshop April 9-12 Hastings Reserve, Monterey County

The application of drones to bird research and conservation is essentially ground-breaking and game-changing technology.   The more ornithologists we introduce this technology to, the better for them and for the birds.   This particular workshop is absolutely the tops!    Not only do ‘students’ acquire information from top specialists in the field, they also get hands-on experience […]

Want your work featured on our national stage?

SEND US YOUR BEST PICS & VIDEO CLIPS – WE’LL PROMOTE YOU! As we announced in USC News, we are excited to offer all USC-STC members and #UC18Vancouver conference attendees, exhibitors sponsors and speakers with a unique marketing opportunity…submit your best shots to be featured in a series of ‘industry promo’ videos and slideshows. As part […]

UC 18 Call For Papers – DEADLINE EXTENDED to 15 June

Call for Papers Unmanned Systems Canada is pleased to announce that we are now accepting proposals for Conference Technical Papers to be presented at this year’s UC18, being held in Vancouver, BC this fall, Oct 30 – Nov 1st, 2018. Abstracts for Technical Presentations are sought regarding all subject areas related to unmanned vehicle systems, research […]

2018 Canadian UAS Industry Survey

Transport Canada has contracted Unmanned Systems Canada to undertake a UAS industry survey. The purpose is to update a 2013 survey and to provide insight into planned sector growth in both the domestic and export markets. The results will be critical in assisting governments in developing UAS related policies. This survey applies only to companies […]

Unmanned Systems Canada Awards Presented with Membership Audience at Annual Conference

The Awards Ceremony was the high point of the closing day at the 14th annual Unmanned Systems Conference held in Edmonton AB late last week. The occasion honored outstanding contributions made by individuals, organizations and students who display vision, hard work and dedication to the unmanned systems sector. Many deserving members were nominated.  The votes […]