Definition[edit | edit source]

A remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) (also called a remotely piloted air system) is

[a] set of configurable elements consisting of a remotely-piloted aircraft, its associated remote pilot station(s), the required command and control links and any other system elements as may be required, at any point during flight operation.[1]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. UVS International, RPAS Glossary 120821, at 5 (full-text).
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