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Event Name: Remotely-Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS): From Strategy to Action
Event Date: 10/15/2013
Event Time: 09:00 - 18:00
Event Organizer: Portugal Chapter
Event Sponsor: Portuguese Air Force, Directorate of Armaments and Infrastructures, Ministry of Defense, Directorate of Infrastructure and Equipment, Ministry of Internal Affairs
Description: The keynote will address the problems and obstacles relevant to the integration of RPA into non-segregated airspace and the actions taken by the European Commission and its agencies relative to RPAS. In this technical meeting experts from armed forces, security forces and civil protection will debate the spectrum of capabilities that RPAS can contribute to various aspects of military and civilian operations in homeland. Afterwards, the industries and academia will show the capabilities of the developed RPAS in the airfield.
Event Subject: Light RPAS, ISTAR ,UAVs Europe
Event Speaker: Mr Peter van Blyenbrgh, member of the European Commission¿s European RPAS Steering Group, standing Advisor to EUROCAE WG93 on Light RPAS, President of UVS International; MGEN Carlos Chambel, National Armaments; Director, Carlos Gonçalves, Deputy Director, General Directorate of Infrastructure and Equipment, Ministry of Internal Affairs (MAI); National Representatives of Navy, Army, Air Force, Gendarmerie, Police, Civil Protection; Prof. Pedro Gamboa, Universidade da Beira Interior; TCOR José Morgado, Air Force Academy; Industry Representatives: TEKEVER, UAVision and Sinfic.
Event Category: Conference
Event Theme: Remotely-Piloted Aircraft Systems
Location: Portuguese Air Force Academy
Sintra, Portugal
Event Contact: MGen Miguel Rosas Leitao
Event Contact Phone: 351 213601126
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