• Canada – France Trade Mission to Mississippi

    What: Canada – France Trade Mission to Mississippi Gulf Coast: Includes meetings with Stennis Space Center, NASA, ASSURE, and other firms. The visit will be on the Friday after Xponential 2016. The bus, lunch and the trip are free (sponsored by the Canadian Trade Commissioners Service) but attendees have to cover any hotel stays and […]

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  • Federal government investment and more staff needed to grow Canada’s unmanned aerial systems industry

    Canada, with its vast geography, low population density, abundance of resources and challenging environment created the conditions to invent bush flying and the related technologies and know-how. Today, aviation in remote locations is a hallmark of Canadian aviation industry around the world. The next big step is to do some of these most challenging tasks […]

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  • Call for Experts – ISO/TC20/SC16

    ISO/TC 20/SC 16 Unmanned Aircraft Systems Email of secretary: [email protected] Secretariat: ANSI (United States) Call for Experts – ISO/TC20/SC16 Document type: Public document Date of document: 2016-02-02 Expected action: ACT Action due date: 2016-03-01 Background: The ISO Unmanned Aircraft Systems Subcommittee (ISO/TC 20/SC 16) hereby invites interested and qualified subject matter experts to submit their […]

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  • Free SFOC template

    Updated March 2018: Transport Canada in 2017 has instituted a new process for SFOC applications, including a new PDF form. You can get that form at this link. This form can be emailed with the required documentation to the email addresses listed on the form. A Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC), a certificate issued by Transport […]

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  • Drone Wars – Episode IV

    In a time of new discoveries, the skies are filled with drones. One department will step up and try to restore understanding across the galaxy. Spreading a message of peace, order and good governance among drone users and regulators, Transport Canada will enlist the help of civilians, law enforcement and officials from across the galaxy. […]

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  • Transport Canada UAV Regulations

    More and more people are using unmanned air vehicles (UAVs), sometimes commonly called drones, for work and research. Transport Canada is working hard to regulate their use to keep the public and our airspace safe. Before you fly your UAV, make sure you understand the rules that apply and follow them. Below are interesting clips published […]

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  • RFNCS UAS Survey for Moose Aerial Inventory

    The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is sending out a request to the UAS vendor community for a BVLOS Moose Aerial Inventory experiment in Northeastern Ontario. The submission deadline is January 11th, 2016. Please see link below for complete details.

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  • Student Competition – Call for Sponsors

    A record 18 teams, representing the best and brightest from Canadian universities and colleges have registered for this year’s UAS student competition.  A challenging precision agriculture scenario will test their engineering, program management, innovation and leadership skills.  Their first deadline will be the submission of their system design report due January 15th.   If all the […]

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  • Letter to the Minister of Transport

    December 5, 2015 The Honourable Marc Garneau, C.C., CD, Ph.D., F.C.A.S.I., PC Minister of Transport House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 Dear Minister, Please accept my heartfelt congratulations on your recent electoral success and appointment to the Privy Council. As Canada’s national non-profit association representing public and private innovation in unmanned vehicle systems, we […]

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  • Thank you for making Unmanned Canada 2015 such a terrific success!

    Unmanned Systems Canada wishes to thank all attendees, exhibitors, partners and sponsors for one of the most memorable Conferences to date! Thank you to everyone who joined us, including our outstanding session presenters, speakers, panelists and incredible volunteers who helped us showcase Canadian capabilities. Your participation helped make this year’s Conference an outstanding forum for […]

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