Designing Unmanned Aircraft Systems: A Comprehensive Approach, Second Edition (AIAA Education Series)
Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) is a revolution in our approach to the flight. Or the monitoring of severe weather or conducting a military operation, are new versions of these machines and the parts that operate them are developed and implemented at an unprecedented rate as companies, governments, universities and individuals all trying to understand and capitalize on this innovative and growing sector.
Whether for use in the classroom or self-study, Designing Unmanned Aircraft Systems is the most authoritative single-volume reference available on UAS design. It examines all elements of the design process, including architectural options and design drivers in several classes system.
It makes for a better understanding of the end-to-end unmanned aircraft system and a deeper appreciation for the multidisciplinary nature of UAS design. New to the second edition are chapters on Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL), Airships, and unconventional vehicles and Special Topics in unmanned aviation. The last export and discuss arms control, airspace integration and social issues are increasingly part of the public discourse.
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