AAUS Noise Regulation Working Group Draft Position Paper

November 8, 2019 The Australian Association of Unmanned Systems (AAUS) acknowledges the potential intrusion drone/RPAS operations can have on the public and that it is an issue of important concern to the community. AAUS also acknowledges that as Australia’s peak national body for the RPAS and emerging urban air mobility sectors, it has a responsibility […]

Notice of AAUS AGM 2019

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Australian Association for Unmanned Systems Incorporated will be held at the AAUS Office in Melbourne. Date: Wednesday, November 27, 2019 Time: 4pm – 5pm followed by a BBQ. Address: Level 2, 44 Lakeview Drive, Scoresby RSVP:  For catering purposes, please let us know if you […]

RPAS in Australian Skies 2020

March 25 – 26, 2020  Canberra The Australian Association for Unmanned Systems’ “RPAS in Australian Skies 2020” conference is an important strategic event aimed at the continuing discussion on the safe integration of RPAS into Australian Airspace.  It is supported by key government and industry participants and has established itself as a landmark event in […]

Pacific 2019 Autonomy in the Maritime Domain Conference Presentations

  Sponsors Sydney, October 9, 2019 Organised in association with Maritime Australia, the Australian Association for Unmanned Systems conference at Pacific 2019 attracted 200 delegates from Defence, Industry & Academia to discuss autonomy and unmanned technologies relevant to maritime applications. PROGRAM Session 1 0900: Welcome 0910: Keynote presentation: “Being Watched – Achieving Civil Maritime Security […]

RPAS in Australian Skies 2019 Washup

July 17 – 18, 2019  Canberra The Australian Association for Unmanned Systems’ “RPAS in Australian Skies 2019” was held at the National Convention Centre on July 17-18.  Over 250 delegates came together to discuss the safe integration of RPAS into the national airspace.  Themes covered: Policy and Regulatory updates from CASA, AirServices Australia and the […]

AAUS Industry Champions 2019 Announced

AAUS is proud to recognise individuals and organisations that have made a significant contribution to the Australian unmanned systems industry. Over 120 nominations were received for the 5 award categories.  Our judging panel then assessed each nomination against the judging criteria and selected 4 finalists for each category before reaching a decision on the winners. […]

CASA responds to AAUS questions regarding new Drone Safety App

July 5, 2019 This week CASA announced that the first CASA-approved drone safety app connected to the RPAS digital platform was available for all recreational and commercial drone operator to download and use.  In the few days following the announcement, AAUS fielded a number of calls from its membership who were concerned that the provider […]

AAUS Industry Champions Awards 2019 Finalists Announced

  Recognition of Australian Unmanned Systems Industry Champions AAUS is proud to be hosting an Industry Awards night to recognise individuals and organisations that have made a significant contribution to the Australian unmanned systems industry. Over 120 nominations were received for the 5 award categories.  Our judging panel have had the difficult job of selecting […]

Pacific 2019 Autonomy in the Maritime Domain Conference

  Sponsors Sydney, October 9, 2019 Organised in association with Maritime Australia, the Australian Association for Unmanned Systems conference at Pacific 2019 will attract Defence, Industry & Academia from around the world to present, promote and discuss unmanned technologies. The 2019 conference will be held on Wednesday October 9, 2019 at the International Convention Centre […]