PTERA the focus of recent NASA Spinoff article

PTERA the focus of recent NASA Spinoff article

NASA Spinoff recently published an article highlighting the evolution of PTERA from the initial concept in 2008 to the future programs that will utilize the flying laboratory. Click here to read the full...
PTERA Phase 2

PTERA Phase 2

Area-I has been awarded a Phase 2 contract with NASA for our Prototype-Technology Evaluation and Research Aircraft (PTERA) UAS. Area-I was previously awarded a Phase 1 contract for PTERA that involved prepping the UAS for flight testing and concluded in July 2012 with...

Area-I in AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems

AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems: Mission Critical magazine published an article on MEMs (microelectromechanical) devices used in today’s world. The author highlights MEMs sensors used in unmanned systems, specifically those produced by Xsens. Xsens is a leader in IMU...

UASVISION.com Area-I article

UASVISION.com has posted an article about PTERA’s integration of the Xsens MTi-G GPS/INS. Area-I’s UAS used this technology to record a wide array of position and velocity data during flight testing. Click to read the whole story.