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Testing of UAS (Drones)

Drone Testing | TÜV Rheinland

Top performance and product safety with comprehensive UAS testing

The uses and applications of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), or drones, are manifold. Whether flying in commercial or private areas, the trend is rapidly moving toward this technology going online and becoming part of the Internet of Things. With the help of innovative cloud technologies, entire economic sectors such as the construction agricultural industries can be revolutionized.

As drones become more popular and affordable, comprehensive product testing appropriate for varying levels of technology ensures reliable performance and compliance to safety standards. We provide you the expertise you need to address all regulatory and normative questions and are already developing tailored test programs for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) used in both the consumer and commercial sectors.

Our experts provide services relevant to every phase of your product, from development to market launch. Due to our many years of experience in the field of product testing, we are the ideal partner at your side. Our international network of specialists ensures optimal support with practical know-how, and a deep understanding of recognized testing according to established directives and newly developed guidelines.

Speak with an expert about testing of your Unmanned Aircraft System! Contact us today!

Strong, trusted, compliant and competitive with UAS testing

Our neutral tests for your unmanned aircraft systems or drones allow you to substantiate the safety of your products while boosting confidence among your targeted customers. Tested products strengthen both your brand and corporate image for an added edge against your competitors. Our internationally recognized testing services document your products are compliant with applicable legal regulations and meet the requirements needed to successfully access markets worldwide.

Our UAS services at a glance

UAV testing | TÜV Rheinland

Our experts provide comprehensive services relevant to every product phase - from development to market entry – for both small private drones and large commercial drones. We are happy to support you with:

  1. Product development
    Concentrating on regulatory and normative requirements, we offer technical meetings on various topics and support you throughout development.
  2. Product testing
    In our accredited laboratories in Germany, the Netherlands and Sweden we perform specialized UAS testing services. We are experts for radio, electromagnetic compatibility, battery safety as well as electrical and mechanical safety. In addition, we offer services in the area of IoT protected privacy and cybersecurity.
  3. Product approval
    We support you with our Market Access Services during the introduction of your UAS to worldwide markets.

Our experts have a deep understanding of and extensive experience in working within many regulatory guidelines and directives. Some of these include:

  1. General Product Safety Directive (2001/95/EC)
  2. Radio Equipment Directive (2014/53/EU)
  3. Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC)
  4. Toys Directive (2009/48/EU)

Recognized drone test from the expert

Our experienced experts support you with comprehensive know-how and many years of experience in the field of product testing. We carry out our tests for you at various locations in Europe with the aid of state-of-the-art technology. You will prevail over competitors on the market with our neutral and internationally recognized services.

Make an appointment with our experts today to learn more about our UAS testing services!

Facts about the testing of UAS

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Is there an international ISO standard or a European CEN standard for Unmanned Aircraft Systems?

No. Currently, there are no established ISO or CEN standards for UAS. Responsible committees are actively working to develop UAS standards at this time.

Are there European guidelines applicable for Unmanned Aircraft Systems?

Yes, various European regulations are applicable to UAS. We are happy to assist you. Speak with an expert!

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