Britain's Empire Test Pilots' School (ETPS) has completed its inaugural "Introduction to Unmanned Aerial Systems Trials and Evaluation" course. It was attended by 14 officials from the British Defense Ministry, and from technology company Qinetiq. The latter is also the owner of the ETPS. Classroom and simulation work, intended to provide insight into the tools and approaches required for UAV test and evaluation, were covered. The Ministry has had a checkered history with UAV acquisition. ...


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