The University of Maryland Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Test Site offers researchers, students, government and industry access to extensive resources and pools of expertise in every aspect of UAS research.
A world where unmanned aircraft systems are safely and responsibly used to improve lives.
As a leader in research, development, testing and education, we leverage and enhance existing skills, expertise and resources to safely and responsibly integrate and advance unmanned aircraft systems.
The University of Maryland Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site is a proud member of the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership (MAAP) under the FAA UAS Test Site program, along with Virginia and New Jersey. As one pillar of that strong team, we stand ready to assist the FAA with integrating UAS into the National Airspace System (NAS).
FAA to Relax Requirements for Student Use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems more»
Television crew films UAS Test Site team's work with NASA's UAS traffic management research platform. more»
Aerospace Engineering interns to conduct cutting-edge UAS research more»
The University of Maryland Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site facilitates a first-of-its kind requirements development workshop for National Capital Region Fire and EMS leaders as they work to shape the future of UAS for first responder use. more»