Date of publication: Fri, 22/09/2017
DG Enterprise and DG Mobility and Transport conducted in 2011 and 2012 an extensive consultation on the future of RPAS.
The present document, published in September 2012, reports the outcomes of this consultation.
The Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) industry has a marketing problem. The companies that make up this fledgling industry have allowed the boom in defense spending during the last decade to define the public perception of UAVs, commonly referred to as drones.