Deseret UAS is a non-profit organization created jointly by Tooele and Box Elder Counties, and we work in close collaboration with Ogden City, to advance Utah’s unmanned aerial systems (UAS).

Our Mission

To facilitate economic development through the advancement of unmanned aerial systems in Utah and to elevate Utah’s presence in UAS industry.

Our Vision 

To establish Utah as a global leader in UAS applied research and testing.
 
 

What We Do




CENTRALIZE UAS IN UTAH
 
  • Central source for UAS industry in Utah
     
  • Provide information and resources for industry and government on UAS in Utah



PROMOTE UTAH UAS
 
  • Host an online directory of Utah UAS companies and services
     
  • Promote Utah UAS through activities and social media
     
  • Take lead in industry events and conferences including the Utah AVUSI Booth at Xponential 2019



FOSTER APPLIED RESEARCH
 
  • Research to advance UAS commercial operations and bring supporting technology to Utah
     
  • Low-altitude weather forecasting research is key to UAS operations



OFFER UAS TEST AND TRAINING SITES
 
  • Promote existing Northrop Grumman (former ATK Orbital) site in Box Elder
     
  • Develop additional test sites in Tooele County and Ogden City