Share

SC-228, Minimum Performance Standards for Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Home / SC-228

SC-228, Minimum Performance Standards for Unmanned Aircraft Systems, established May 20, 2013, is working to develop the Minimum Operational Performance Standards (MOPS) for DAA equipment and a Command and Control (C2) Data Link MOPS establishing L-Band and C-Band solutions. The initial phase of standards development focused on civil UAS equipped to operate into Class A airspace under IFR flight rules. The Operational Environment for the MOPS is the transitioning of a UAS to and from Class A or special use airspace, traversing Class D and E, and perhaps Class G airspace. The committee published the first of the Phase 1 documents in September of 2016 with the release of DO-362, Command and Control (C2) Data Link Minimum Operational Performance Standards (MOPS) (Terrestrial).   Additional phases of work underway include development of a datalink using Cellular technology (being developed jointly with EUROCAE WG-105), Navigation Standards for UAS, and Lost Link Procedures.

Leadership

Co-ChairJim WilliamsAURA Network Systems
Co-ChairBrandon SuarezGeneral Atomics Company
Government Authorized RepresentativeSteve Van TreesFederal Aviation Administration
SecretaryKatie EdwardsBoeing Commerical Airplanes
Program DirectorBrandi TeelRTCA, Inc.

General Information

Terms of Reference
Committee Documents
Next Meeting Agenda
July 21, 2022
2022 Meetings
April 7, 2022
July 21, 2022
October 7, 2022

Contact Information

For additional meeting summaries, please contact the Program Director: Brandi Teel

Join Us

Join the committee in its work. If you are already an RTCA member, the button below will allow you to sign up for the committee. If you are not a member click here to learn about joining.
Join Committee
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER
Close


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: RTCA, Inc., 1150 18th Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20036. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact
For more information please visit our Privacy Policy