Enabling Counter-UAS and UAS-Detection Systems in New Zealand

20 Pages Posted: 24 Oct 2019

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Andrew Shelley

Aviation Safety Management Systems Ltd; Andrew Shelley Economic Consulting Ltd; Massey University - Department of Defence and Security Studies

Date Written: August 28, 2019

Abstract

This paper discusses the potential threat posed by Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) and the need for a positive right to both detect and take action against UAS. The legal impediments to counter-UAS and UAS detection systems in New Zealand are examined, and legislation is proposed to address those impediments.

Keywords: drone, UAS, counter-drone, counter-UAS, drone detection, UAS detection

JEL Classification: K20, K23, L50, L93

Suggested Citation

Shelley, Andrew, Enabling Counter-UAS and UAS-Detection Systems in New Zealand (August 28, 2019). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3469332 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3469332

Andrew Shelley (Contact Author)

Aviation Safety Management Systems Ltd ( email )

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New Zealand
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HOME PAGE: http://www.asms.co.nz

Andrew Shelley Economic Consulting Ltd ( email )

Feilding, Manawatu 4740
New Zealand
+64 21 549 045 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.asec.co.nz

Massey University - Department of Defence and Security Studies ( email )

New Zealand

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