This paper describes current status of civilian fixed-wing UAVs and future technological issues. The attempts of the authors to develop fully-autonomous UAVs which fly above ocean for the missions such as search and location, ocean observation, and application to fishing industry are also shown.
|Translated title of the contribution
|Current Status and Future of Civilian Unmanned Aerial Vehicles - Toward Development of the UAVs Flying above Ocean -
|Number of pages
|Published - 2004