Northern Plains UAS Test Site

UAS technology now meeting Counter-UAS technology

Apr 12, 2018
Grand Sky Development Co.

After seeing years of development in unmanned aerial systems, new developments are budding in “counter-UAS” technology. Reporter Todd McDonald has details...

Record setting UAV flight originates in ND

Oct 2, 2017

A recent U-A-V test flight has set a new record for distance beyond the line of sight and doing so without the use of a chase plane. Reporter Todd McDonald has details about the flight and its significance to the Unmanned Air Systems community…

Hoeven: Senate Approves FAA Reauthorization Bill

Apr 20, 2016

With only three votes in opposition, the U-S Senate has approved the Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill. Senator John Hoeven says the 33-Billion dollar spending package includes a number of things for North Dakota. He says along with money for Airport Improvement grants and the Essential Air Service program the reauthorization also includes some protections for the flying public…

+100 Companies Attend UAS Industry Day

Feb 26, 2016

A day-long conference in Fargo, Thursday, gave representatives from the UAS industry a chance to look at what is being achieved and what frontiers exist for the developing technology…

Reporter Todd McDonald has details…

UAS Test Site Gains More Access To ND SKY

Aug 14, 2015
Northern Plains UAS Test Site

Another leap forward for the Northern Plains Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test site in North Dakota…

Reporter Todd McDonald has details...