Tuesday, October 26, 2010
Last Chance for YOU to Sign Up for Technical Short Course T
on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)
he Applied Technology Institute (ATI) is pleased to announce their one-day short course on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) has been confirmed.
Do YOU need to learn more about this exciting field?
Worldwide commercial, government and military use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) is expected to increase significantly in the future, placing unprecedented demands on scare radio resources. In fact, the Teal Group's 2009 market study estimates that UAS spending will almost double over the next decade, from current worldwide UAS expenditures of $4.4 billion annually to $8.7 billion within a decade. Can you answer the follow questions?
• Can you tell a Global Hawk from a Predator-B at a glance?
• Did you know some of the small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) can land without a runway of any kind?
• What types of airspace are UAVs allowed to fly in?
With the practical knowledge you will gain from this course, you can recognize the different classes and types of UAVs, how to optimize their specific applications, how to evaluate and compare UAS capabilities, interact meaningfully with colleagues and master the UAS terminology. Whether you are a busy engineer, a technical expert or a project manager, you can enhance your understanding of these complex systems in a short time. Course Outline, Samplers, and Notes
Determine for yourself the value of our UAS course before you sign up.
See our UAS Short Course Sample Slides
or check out the new UAS postings at the ATI channel on YouTube:
• ATI UAS Video #1
• ATI UAS Video #2
After attending the course you will receive a full set of detailed notes from the class for future reference, as well as a certificate of completion. Please visit our ATI website
for more valuable information. About ATI and the Instructor
Our mission here at ATI is to provide expert training and the highest quality professional development in space, communications, defense, sonar, radar, and signal processing. We are not a one-size-fits-all educational facility. Our short classes include both introductory and advanced courses.
Mr. Mark N. Lewellen, the ATI UAS instructor, has twenty-five years with a wide variety of satellite, space, and aviation related projects. He is the Vice Chairman of a UAS group (in the United States) that is responsible for generating the technical basis for future UAS spectrum requirements. He was also chairman of an international group preparing for a World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-2012) that may revise the international Radio Regulations governing the use of the radio-frequency spectrum. Dates, Times and Locations
The next ATI UAS class will begin at 8:30 am on November 9th, 2010 at the Holiday Inn, near Laurel, MD.
For the dates and locations of all of ATI short courses, please access the links below.
The ATI Courses Team P.S.
Call today for registration at 410-956-8805 or 888-501-2100 or access our website at www.ATIcourses.com
. For general questions please email us at ATI@ATIcourses.com
Mark N. Lewellen