Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems Symposium
Welcome Remarks & Global Perspectives and Challenges
Dr. Fang LIU, Secretary General, ICAO
Mr. PENG Yuxing, Vice Governor, The People's Government of Sichuan Province
Mr. WANG Zhiqing, Deputy Administrator, Civil Aviation Administration of China
Mr. CAI Jun, Deputy Director General, Office of China State Air Traffic Control Commission
Global Perspectives and Challenges:
Captain Houston Mills, Global Aviation Strategy & Public Policy Director, United Parcel Service (UPS)
The RPAS/3 Symposium was held in Chengdu, China from 10 September to 12 September 2018.
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The speed at which unmanned aviation is developing challenges the existing operational environment. A new paradigm for regulating these aircraft is needed that considers the aircraft and operation jointly.
Moderator: Mr. Nico Voorbach, Director ICAO Affairs, CANSO
Mr. Mike Lis...
Keynote & RPAS Operations beyond the ...
Ms. Poppy Khoza, Director of Civil Aviation, South Africa
RPAS OPERATIONS – beyond the paradigm of manned aviation
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RPAS Regulatory Framework Standards d...
Licensing and training of remote pilots is one of the pillars to enable safe RPAS operations. As ICAO’s regulatory framework is evolving with SARPs on these two topics already adopted, participants will share their experiences on strategies to transition from regulatory development to implementat...