News and Events


  • 2015 SUAS DRAFT Rules have been posted
  • New SUAS Competition Rules being developed includes new Interoperability and Sense and Avoid tasks


  • 16 Oct – Seafarer Luncheon Topic is “2015 13th Annual SUAS”
  • 2015 SUAS University Day Conference Call-in to be held on Thurs, Oct. 9, 2014, 11:00 – 12:30 PM EDT.
  • 2015 SUAS Registration Opens and Final Rules posts on or about 23 October 2014

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

Please indicate your interest or send questions about the SUAS competition by contacting the AUVSI Seafarer Chapter at,,, and

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.