News and Events


  • Revised 2015 SUAS FINAL Rules have been posted (Download here)
  • 2015 SUAS University Day questions and answers have been posted (Download here)
  • New SUAS Competition Rules for Interoperability and Sense and Avoid tasks are subject to change and may be removed.


  • 2015 SUAS Registration opens 23 Oct. 2014
  • 2015 SUAS Registration closes 18 Dec. 2014
  • 2015 SUAS Competition dates are 17 – 21 June 2015

2015 SUAS Competition

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Seafarer Chapter announces its 13th Annual Student Unmanned Air Systems (SUAS) Competition. Aimed at stimulating and fostering interest in this innovative technology and encouraging careers in the field, the competition challenges the students to design, fabricate,and demonstrate a system capable of completing a specific and independent aerial operation.
June 17-21, 2015
Webster Field, St. Inigoes, MD

Universities, Student Groups

For more information or to become a sponsor, please contact the AUVSI Seafarer Chapter:

Chapter President
Mr. Tim Piester
(301) 862-4638


Chapter Vice-President
Mr. Wayne Devereux
(301) 863-4290

Industry and Government Organizations

Be recognized with an exciting, high-tech, high-talent and fun event. For further information regarding sponsorship and partnership opportunities please contact AUVSI Seafarer Chapter organizers.