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The OAR ORTA UxSRTO is no longer operating.

For further information, please visit The Office of Marine and Aviation Operations (OMAO) Uncrewed Systems Program webpage.

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NOAA’s UxSRTO work draws on expertise from industry, academic, and government partners. This broad coalition seeks to apply technologies used in national defense – including high- and low-altitude UxSRTO, communication technologies, and instruments – to benefit the global environment.

Ozone monitoring using Skywisp® UAS Arctic Shield 2013 with U.S. Coast Guard Marginal Ice Zone EXperiment (MIZOPEX) River Forecasting Center UAS Missions Monitoring Marine Debris with UAS Monitoring Marine Sanctuaries with PUMA UAS