Unmanned aerial vehicle

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Term unmanned aerial vehicle
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UAV

Definition

a pilotless aircraft, in the sense of Article 8 of the Convention on International Civil Aviation, which is flown without a pilot-in-command on-board and is either remotely and fully controlled from another place (ground, another aircraft, space) or programmed and fully autonomous.

Definition Source

ICAO (2008), doc. 9882, Manual on Air Traffic Management System Requirements

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