A Low-Cost Control System for a High-Altitude UAV

  title={A Low-Cost Control System for a High-Altitude UAV},
  author={G. D. Chandler and D L Jackson and A. W. Groves and O. A. Rawashdeh and N. A. Rawashdeh and W. T. Smith and J. D. Jacob and J. E. Lumpp},
  journal={2005 IEEE Aerospace Conference},
The BIG BLUE project at the University of Kentucky is a test bed UAV for Mars airplane technology. A major focus of the BIG BLUE effort has been the development of a low-cost and light-weight avionics, control, and communication system to manage the aircraft and correspond with ground stations. BIG BLUE I, launched in May 2003, achieved the first successful… CONTINUE READING