AUVSI Policy Papers & Interactive Reports

The unmanned and automated systems industry is constantly iterating and innovating as the technology adapts to market trends, shifts in policy and regulation, and consumer perception. AUVSI works with our community of members, strategic partners, and independent researchers to provide unique insights to support the continued growth of our community. Explore the papers and interactive reports below for insights on industry trends, use cases, and spending patterns for all things unmanned.

 

GLOBAL TRENDS OF UAS

The Danish Technological Institute and AUVSI have cooperated in making a deep dive into the AUVSI Unmanned Systems & Robotics Database to acquire a better understanding of the vast potential of UAS technology, analyzing 2,000+ platforms across five markets.

WAIVERS UNDER PART 107

Explore the more than 3,900 waivers issued to Part 107 UAS operators nationwide, including the ability to filter by operator, operation type, organization size, geography and more.

FY19 DEFENSE BUDGET FOR UNMANNED SYSTEMS

Take a deep dive into the President's budget request for DOD spending on all domains of unmanned systems for FY 2019.

COMMERCIAL UAS EXEMPTION REPORT

This report provides interactive graphics detailing the data provided through the FAA Part 333 exemption process, detailing the first 5500+ exemptions from September 2014 - August 2016.

ECONOMIC REPORT

AUVSI’s report on The Economic Impact of Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration in the United States report shows the economic benefit of UAS integration.