College of Aviation

Detect Sense and Avoid for UAS

The intent of this report is in conducting an examination of current Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations directly applying to Detect, Sense, and Avoid (DSA) capabilities of UAS.  This included an extensive analysis of mandated and recommended material distributed by the FAA was closely scrutinized for its applicability towards DSA operations, reviewing such materials as 14 Code of Federal Regulations 91, the Airman’s Information Manual, the Federal Aviation Regulations, as well as some other publications.


Timothy Wilson Dr. Timothy Wilson

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department Chair

Dr. Wilson, current ECSSE chair, is involved in efforts to increasing diversity in engineering education and in the engineering workforce. He serves on the American Society for Engineering Education's Diversity Committee, DiscoverE's Diversity Council, and on the Board of Directors of the National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals..