Join Team Guardian!

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Thanks for attending our Info Session! We were glad to meet you and look forward to working with you. If you were unable to attend the info session, you can find our presentation slides attached. If you are not on our mailing list, please sign up here to receive updates about upcoming events and how […]

Fall 2017 Student Recruitment

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We are looking for new students to join us! Team Guardian is a Mechatronics based team, but includes students from other programs as well. There is plenty of work to be done for software development, 3D modelling and printing, system testing, but also for sponsor relations, finance and budgeting, promotional material, and project management. If […]

Flight Demonstration

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Team Guardian recently hosted its first Flight Demonstration for local sponsors and supporters to demonstrate the capabilities of our UAS! After we were unable to attend the 2017 AUVSI SUAS competition this year, we created the same scenario to present locally. We were tasked with locating a lost hiker who had laid out clues for […]

2017 Competition Updates

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Team Guardian flew 10 of its members across Canada to compete in the Unmanned Systems Canada competition held in Alma, Quebec. Thirteen teams from universities across Canada attended this year to demonstrate their unmanned aerial systems. This year, we were faced with the challenge of surveying a population of geese to provide a census count, […]

Development Update!

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Team Guardian is registered for both the Unmanned Systems Canada (USC) competition and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Student competition! This is the first time since 2013 that we will be competing in both the Canadian and the International competitions. We are well underway with preparations for our new systems. Weather finally […]

New Hexacopter!

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Team Guardian has just obtained the first multirotor aircraft for our team! We have exclusively flown fixed wing aircraft for our competitions in the past years. A fixed wing aircraft allows us to cover a larger area in a shorter amount of time along with a greater payload capacity compared to using a multirotor system. […]

Team Guardian Wins Second Place at USC 2016!

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We are thrilled to announce that Team Guardian has been awarded Second Place at the Unmanned Systems Canada UAS Competition 2016! With 14 teams competing in Southport, Manitoba this year, competition was tough. Several teams were well prepared, demonstrating a unique strategy to the problem we were all facing. This year’s scenario was to survey a farmer’s crops […]