UAS Weather Forum


Oct. 5, 2020

9:00 am – 5:00 pm MDT

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2020 UAS Weather Forum Agenda

  • Welcome
    Matthias Steiner, National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • UAS operations in harsh environments – Impacts of icing on vehicle performance
    Martin Fengler, Meteomatics
  • Use of ultrasound ice accretion sensors for UAS ice detection

    Dan Fuleki, National Research Council of Canada

  • UAS certification – Regulatory & operational WX challenges for BVLOS operations
    Paul Pellicano & Marilyn Pearson, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Dealing with weather hazards in urban environments – CASA’s innovation ecosystem in Dallas / Fort Worth
    Apoorva Bajaj, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Emerging capabilities for monitoring icing conditions at low levels & off airports
    Stephanie DiVito, Federal Aviation Administration & Ben Bernstein, Leading Edge Atmospherics
  • Fine-scale weather hazard prediction guidance of tomorrow
    James Pinto & Greg Thompson, National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • Adjourn

For questions regarding the forum, please contact Matthias Steiner.


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Matthias Steiner

Director, Aviation Applications Program