2007 AUVSI Undergraduate Student UAS Competition. Mississippi State University. March 23, 2007. Overview. Introduction of team X-ipiter Budget and Schedule What is a UAS? AUVSI Competition Rules and Regulations Air Vehicle System Components Real World Applications
2007 AUVSI Undergraduate
Student UAS Competition
Mississippi State University
March 23, 2007
Dr. Randolph Follett
ECE Assistant Professor
ASE Research Associate
Team Lead –
Savannah Ponder, ASE – Jr.
Air Vehicle Lead –
Nathan Ingle, Kinesiology – Jr.
Systems Lead –
Brandon Lasseigne, ASE – Sr.
“The complete mission objectives are for an unmanned, radio controllable aircraft to be launched and transition or continue to autonomous flight, navigate a specified course, use onboard payload sensors to locate and assess a series of man-made objects in a search area prior to returning to the launch point for landing.”
- AUVSI Student Competition Rules
– AUVSI Competition Rules
Sandwich construction with graphite/Divinycell foam
Sandwich construction with graphite/polyurethane foam
Tubular carbon main spar and anti-torque spar
- Static Margin: 21%
- Statically stable longitudinally
- Statically stable directionally
- Statically stable laterally
Real world application section of this brief was prepared by SGT Mike Hodges, Aviation Operations Specialist, 2-20th Special Forces Group (Airborne), member of Team X-ipiter.
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