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Definition[]

Unmanned aerial vehicle[]

A ground control station is

[s]oftware running on a computer on the ground that receives telemetry information from an airborne UAV and displays its progress and status, often including video and other sensor data. Can also be used to transmit in-flight commands to the UAV.[1]

References[]

  1. DIY DRONES, "FAQ: Confusing terms explained" (full-text).
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