05 Apr 04. UAVS Council will be holding a UAV Systems Military Masterclass with Air Commodore Ron Cook, Director of Equipment Capability, ISTAR, UK Ministry of Defence. The Masterclass will be held from 6.30 – 9.30pm in the Sopwith Room at the Royal Aeronautical Society (Hamilton Place, London) on 10 June 2004. It will provide an opportunity to hear the MoD vision on how UAV systems can deliver military capability and discuss, in an informal session, how UK industry can derive value from military UAV systems. The cost is £50 per head for members and affiliated organisations and £250 for non-members. Press contact: Sara Waddington, UAVS Council E-mail: or Tel/fax: +44 (0)1923 818018
26 May 05. The UAV 2004 conference and exhibition has 16 sessions featuring 54 presentations from 16 countries and 3 international organisations. UAV 2004 will without any doubt be the most international UAV event in 2004. UAV 2004 is sponsored by EADS, CAE, IAI & Saab. The 1st two days of UAV 2004 (8 & 9 June 2004) will, for a large part, be dedicated to UAV-related airworthiness, certification and ATM issues. The 2nd two days of UAV 2004 (10 & 11 June 2004) will cover UAV programme updates, operational experience & lessons learned, new developments.