UAV Technology for

UAV Technology for

Students improving the world with UAV technology

Students improving the world with UAV technology

A3T – Aerobotic Twente

Meet A3T

A3T is a student team based at the University of Twente. At A3T we are preparing our members to become the leaders in tomorrow’s drone industry, by education and participating in various international drone competitions. Our mission is to improve the world with drone technologies, and so everything we do will be according to our main value: social impact.

Meet A3T

Our challenges

DroneClash II

In view of preparing against the rise of rogue drone, the Dutch Politie and the Ministry of Security and Justice have initiated this challenge in form of a competition. With two set out goals for the competition


Design UAVs capable of withstanding both physical and digital attacks


Develop defense techniques against opponents and the police

DroneClash II
MAAXX Europe

MAAXX Europe

A part of the social acceptability of UAV relies on their decision-making capabilities in dynamic environments. The university of Bristol invites international researchers to collaborate in the development of self- aware UAVs in the form of a competition.


Develop a fully UAV capable of navigation through an indoor environment

UAS Challenge

UAVs offer a low-cost alternative to tackling modern search and rescue missions, unlike helicopters. The UAS Challenge combines creativity with technology to provide sustainable solutions to humanitarian missions. The goals can be summarized as followed:


Develop a fully autonomous medical UAV


Carry out a humanitarian mission to deliver aid to an affected area

UAS Challenge
Research and Development

Research and Development

A3T does not limit itself to international UAV competitions. The aim of our R&D group is to enhance the existing capabilities of UAVs through: innovative research, social undertakings and collaborations. At the moment, we are involved with the following research topics:


Hydrogen powered UAV for a future sustainable world


Public UAV Light Installation for the Amsterdam Light Festival

Our partners


Our Board

Thinking about tomorrow today

Gabriel Damian
Gabriel Damian Co-Founder and CEO

Tjebbe Treub
Tjebbe Treub Public Relations

Renée Meijer
Renée Meijer CBO

Niels Kadijk
Niels Kadijk COO

Saumya Kumaar Saksena
Saumya Kumaar Saksena CTO

Maybe you?
Maybe you? We are always interested in new talent

See what we have to offer

Much more than just a student drone team


ongoing projects

ongoing projects

Team members

Team members

Current sponsors

Current sponsors

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The first and only competitive student drone team in the Netherlands

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