DAA — State of Play
Ballroom, Level 400
Dallas Brooks, Director, Raspet Flight Research Laboratory, Mississippi State University
Jonathan Daniels, CEO, Praxis Aerospace Concepts International Inc.
Ally Ferguson, Director, Airspace Research, PrecisionHawk
Jarrett Larrow, Aerospace Engineer, FAA Flight Operations Branch
Edward Lester, Chief UTM Architect, AiRXOS
Jay Merkle, Executive Director, FAA UAS Integration Office
The ability to detect-and-avoid (DAA) obstacles, including manned and other unmanned aircraft, is one of the biggest challenges facing the drone industry today. How do we adapt one of the most basic responsibilities of a pilot flying a manned aircraft for drones? Come hear panelists discuss the evolving technologies necessary for drones to safely avoid other aircraft and what gaps still exist.
Video available here ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D31v5T4-nUo )