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Hoeven: UAS test sites needed for safety

December 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Last week, we saw news stories across the nation featuring new data from the Federal Aviation Administration showing the frequency of near accidents involving unmanned aircraft and commercial flights.
Near accidents are a serious issue, and I believ…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven: UAS test sites needed for safety

December 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Last week, we saw news stories across the nation featuring new data from the Federal Aviation Administration showing the frequency of near accidents involving unmanned aircraft and commercial flights.
Near accidents are a serious issue, and I believ…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

GF attracts another UAS firm: Official says area will attract more businesses in UAS industry this year

April 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota Center of Innovation has added another tenant in the unmanned aircraft system industry to its facility and officials say that company won’t be the last addition this year.

The center signed an agreem…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Make it or break it: With UAS developments, states’ laws embrace or limit drone use

February 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The number of states with laws regulating the use of unmanned aerial systems has the potential to nearly triple this year.
More than 100 UAS-related bills and resolutions — most carried over from 2013 — are pending in 34 states. …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lake Region ready for UAS expansion

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEVILS LAKE — Lake Region State College didn’t wait for Grand Forks to be named one of six national unmanned aircraft systems test sites this past week before launching its own UAS curriculum.

Its program has been off the ground for several yea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lake Region ready for UAS expansion

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEVILS LAKE — Lake Region State College didn’t wait for Grand Forks to be named one of six national unmanned aircraft systems test sites this past week before launching its own UAS curriculum.

Its program has been off the ground for several yea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lake Region ready for UAS expansion

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEVILS LAKE — Lake Region State College didn’t wait for Grand Forks to be named one of six national unmanned aircraft systems test sites this past week before launching its own UAS curriculum.

Its program has been off the ground for several yea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lake Region ready for UAS expansion

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEVILS LAKE — Lake Region State College didn’t wait for Grand Forks to be named one of six national unmanned aircraft systems test sites this past week before launching its own UAS curriculum.

Its program has been off the ground for several yea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lake Region ready for UAS expansion

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEVILS LAKE — Lake Region State College didn’t wait for Grand Forks to be named one of six national unmanned aircraft systems test sites this past week before launching its own UAS curriculum.

Its program has been off the ground for several yea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UAS test site could mean economic boon for region, questions about privacy

January 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Under a PowerPoint slide reading, “Congratulations, Team North Dakota,” lawmakers, economic development officials and higher education leaders exchanged congratulatory messages Monday.
They gathered after the Federal Aviation Adm…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com