What is the definition of UAV?

Stands for unmanned / uncrewed aerial vehicle. An UAV (often referred to as “drone”) is an aircraft without a human pilot on-board. UAVs may fly either under remote control by a human operator or, if so designed and equipped, autonomously via onboard sensors, navigation systems and computers. UAVs are a component of an unmanned aircraft system (see UAS).

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