Received: 7th February 2022; Revised: 8th May 2022, 26th May 2022; Accepted: 27th May 2022


  • Titikorn Tantawutho Instructional Management Division, Instructional and Training Department, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Training Centre, Defence Technology Institute, Nonthaburi, Thailand
  • Vipada Khongphueng Defence Technology Information Division, Knowledge and Publication Management Department, Defence Technology Institute, Nonthaburi, Thailand




Unmanned Aircraft System, Cinematography, Media Production, Defense Technology


The defense industry has played a major impact in enhancing global economy. S-curve 11th is the target industry which promotes Eastern Economic Corridor (ECC) in Thailand. The state-of-the-art in defense technology is increasing all the time including Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) which can be used for the media production in defense technology. UAS pilots for media production in defense technology are different from other UAS pilots. They require hard and soft skills such as management, decision, planning and knowledge for controller and cinematography including ability to choose and operate the right equipment for filming aerial movies properly and creative talent to film movies. The UAS knowledge and controller can be learned from a remoted pilot license course but the soft skills can be partly developed from experiences. The purpose of this study is to lay guideline for using the UAS media production in defense technology with the expectation of providing specific views and multiple domains in research area. It is a combination of engineering, science, art and management. The content in this article is based on experiences from UAS operation.


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