Here at team West Coast UAV we've been hard at work integrating all the different requirements for the 2016 Medical Express Challenge to be held in Queensland, Australia later this year. One of the key requirements is to accurate locate poor old Joe.
We know Joe is within 100m of his reported location, and he will be wearing his trusty blue jeans. Our approach is to take an image of the entire…Continue
West Coast UAV is pleased to have completed the Deliverable 2 Technical Report and submitted this to the competition organisers.
This report details the our UAV systems that will be used the complete the mission and our risk management approach.
The team has put in a lot of work to get to this stage. Our key achievements have…Continue
Team West Coast UAV achieved one of our major milestones during testing on the weekend, controlling multiple UAVs through a multi-point comms network suitable for the 2016 Outback Challenge.
One of the main challenges for our mission will be establishing reliable communications between our ground station and the retrieval aircraft when it lands at a distance of over 10 km away. To solve…Continue