Overcoming UAV Operational Hurdles with Technology Solutions

The potential for growth in the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) market is considerable with 1000s of new entrants into the market over the past 12 months. This growth is presently jeopardized by operational concerns and government regulations required for UAVs to co-exist in worldwide airspaces. This series discusses technology addressing collision avoidance, airframe/payload long term stability, reliable communications and high quality performance.

Sean D'Arcy joined Analog Devices in 2015 and is part of Aerospace and Defense Marketing Team, focusing on Aviation, Unmanned Systems, Missiles and Munitions. With over 20 years in the Aerospace and Defense industry, Sean has supported development and upgrade programs for platforms such as the C-130 Hercules, MQ-9 Reaper, B-2 Spirit, F-16 Falcon, U-2 Dragon Lady and the X-47B. He is a multi-engine fixed wing pilot, has owned an aviation company, worked for two major Defense Contractors and the Johnson Space Center.