Accession Number : ADD015993

Title :   Generic Drone Control System.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 3 Aug 92, patented 31 Aug 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Elband, David M ; Kern, Lynn R

Report Date : 31 Aug 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The disclosed invention is a generic Drone Control System or alternatively a method to remotely pilot an air vehicle. The present invention essentially comprises a converted aircraft or other air vehicle and a ground station from where the drone is remotely controlled. Also disclosed as part of the Drone Control System are a plurality of means to transfer information and data between the ground station and the drone.

Descriptors :   *CONTROL SYSTEMS, *DRONES, *PATENTS, AIR, AIRCRAFT, CONTROL, GROUND STATIONS, INVENTIONS, PILOTS, STATIONS, TRANSFER, VEHICLES, REMOTE CONTROL

Subject Categories : Pilotless Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE