Transport Canada issues NPP

Are you an RPAS service provider? If you, you may well be interested in a new Notice of Proposed Procurement issued by Transport Canada. The department is seeking proposals for an RPAS capable of carrying out tests related to the National Aerial Surveillance Program. The NPP states TC is “requires a Remotely Piloted Aircraft System […]

TC Releases Summary Report From Stakeholder Workshop

In late May of this year, Transport Canada held two days of talks with RPAS stakeholders from across the country in Ottawa. Many USC-STC members attended the session, entitled Drone Talks: Planning for Success. The event drew roughly 125 participants and included workshops on the following topics: Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) operations Airspace and […]

2020 Student UAS Competition – 15 Teams Sign Up

Southport MB will open its doors to 15 university teams who signed up for the 12th annual USC-STC Student UAS competition  May 1 – 3   2020.    Canada’s top talent  took on the challenge to design and operate a UAS to deliver medical supplies from a “clinic” to “remote communities”.  A first this year,  teams […]

New USC-STC Chair Michael Cohen Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NOVEMBER 5, 2019  MICHAEL H. COHEN ASSUMES DUTIES AS NEW CHAIR OF USC-STC OTTAWA: Unmanned Systems Canada / Systèmes Télécommandés Canada is pleased to announce that Michael Cohen has been appointed as Chair of STC-USC, effective on the eve of #UC19Ottawa. Michael replaces outgoing chair Mark Aruja, who led the association a […]