The UMD UAS Research and Operations Center offers a rigorous program of airworthiness testing and analysis based on military standards that includes tasks such as sensor checks, manual flight checks, autonomous mission testing, failsafe examination/testing, system design evaluation, flight data collection and analysis by autopilot tuning experts, aircraft/payload testing, and endurance verification.

The UROC also has data post-processing capability and expertise, leveraging industry-leading software and hardware. Examples of this are photogrammetry, 3D modeling, imagery classification, Unity scene creation, video editing, digital model 3D printing, etc.