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Drone Terminology and Definitions

The drone terminology and definitions is an online glossary for drone and quadcopter enthusiasts.


Term Definition

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle - A vehicle which does not have a human controlling it.

A UAV is usually controlled by a computer using GPS and other sensors to navigate a flight path which can be programed into a computer. UAV can also be used when referring to unmanned autonomous vehicle.