Vol. 29, issue 11, article # 14

Kurakov S.A., Zuev V.V. Unmanned aerial vehicle for measuring vertical profiles of the meteorological parameters in the atmospheric boundary layer. // Optika Atmosfery i Okeana. 2016. V. 29. No. 11. P. 994–999 [in Russian].
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A method for measuring vertical profiles of meteorological parameters using portable automatic electronic weather station mounted on an unmanned aerial vehicle (PEWS–UAV) is proposed. Facility description and the results of the field test are presented, and PEWS–UAV development prospects are discussed.


an unmanned aerial vehicle, portable weather station, vertical profiles of the meteorological parameters of the atmosphere


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