Drones over Lynchburg

Small Package — Students will train further with the Aerosonde UAV this summer at Liberty SOA. Photo provided

Liberty University School of Aeronautics establishes growing UAS program Retired Air Force Col. John Marselus, associate dean of the unmanned aerial systems (UAS) program and former A-10 Thunderbolt II and F-15E Strike Eagle fighter pilot, is currently the only School of Aeronautics (SOA) staff member in charge of the infant …

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Aeronautics assists Virginia Tech

Drone — Jordan Bates (left) and Trevor Briggs (right) at work. Photo provided

Unmanned Aircraft Systems program plays role in FAA’s selection of drone test site The Liberty University School of Aeronautics (SOA) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) program played a role in securing a UAS test site at Virginia Tech Dec. 20, 2013, according to John Marselus, the director of Liberty UAS. Marselus …

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