Ryerson UAV participated in the 12th annual Unmanned Systems Canada UAS Student Competition in Southport, Manitoba from April 30th to May 2nd.
The 2019 USC competition scenario is all about drone delivery. UAVs and UGVs are used to autonomously deliver medical goods across short and long distances for healthcare facilities. Phase 1 of the competition consists of a design report, while Phase 2 is the operational flying demonstration conducted in Southport, Manitoba.
A total of 16 teams from across Canada participated in phase 1 of the competition. Unfortunately, the second phase of the competition was postponed to May of 2021 due to COVID-19.
Media for 2021 competition coming soon…