Mike Michael Canada

Associate Professor of Unmanned Aircraft Systems
Applied Aviation Sciences Department
College of Aviation

Office Hours

Office Hours: Monday 0800 - 1100, Tuesday and Thursday 1100 - 1300, Wednesday 1000 - 1500, Friday 1100 -1400 or By Appointment

Areas of Expertise

UAS BVLOS Operations

UAS Law and FAA Regulations

Aviation Law

Military Law

International Trade Law


UAS Mission Planning

Safety Management Systems

Aircraft Accident Investigations

Military Tactical Flight Operations

Advancer ISR Senor Operations & Theory

UAS Simulations System Operations

CUAS Operations and Tactics

Mike Michael Canada

  • LL.M. - Master of Laws in Comparative Law, University of San Diego
  • B.S. - Bachelor of Science in Workforce Education and Development, Southern Illinois University

  • CEUAS 396: Coop Ed Unmanned A/Craft Systm
  • AS 473: Operational Application in UAS
  • AS 475: UAS Mission Execution
  • AS 403: Unmanned Sensing Systems

ScanEagle UAS Piot and Mission Commander

ScanEagle Maintenance Qualification

Tigershark UAS Mission Commander

Grays Inn: London Inns of Court - Member

London Court of International Arbitration - Member

US Navy Master Training Specialist

Vertical Flight Society - Member

ERAU John H. Jenkins Faculty Service Award 2023