AUVSI Convention, Orlando, Florida, May 14, 2014 – The International Consortium of Aeronautical Test Sites (ICATS) is quickly growing. With the formal announcement at the UAS Centre of Excellence in Alma, (Qc, Canada) in February 2014, the four executive countries that include Canada, USA, UK and France, are holding a signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) hosted by UBIFRANCE, the French Agency for International Business Development.
On the picture from left to right :
– Dr. Stephen W.S. McKeever, ICATS Dir. of International Relations; Science and Technology, State of Oklahoma;
– Mrs. Dyan Gibbens, ICATS Dir. of Communication; OSU PhD Candidate in Industrial Engineering focusing on UAS integration; Oklahoma State University – University Multispectral Laboratories
– Mr. François Baffou, Director General, Bordeaux Technowest, UAV Test and Service Centre (CESA)
– Mr. Marc Moffatt, ICATS Executive Dir.; Director General, Unmanned Aerial System Centre of Excellence (UAS CE)
Absent on the photo : Mr. Ray Mann, Managing Director, National Aeronautical Centre (NAC)