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...

ND to have first unmanned aerial vehicle manufacturer

Feb 13, 2015

A Florida company is partnering with a Wahpeton company to manufacture unmanned aerial vehicles in North Dakota.

"This agreement represents an important milestone in our ongoing work to grow North Dakota's UAS industry," said Gov. Jack Dalrymple at a state Capitol ceremony. "We want to become a national hub for UAS manufacturing, research and development."

Altavian (al-TAVE-ee-un) will manufacture the UAVs at ComDel’s Wahpeton facility. Company officials say the partnership will create between 4 and 15 manufacturing jobs, as well as 4 to 10 administrative jobs.