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Feb 13, 2015, 13:00 ET

The Unmanned Aircraft Industry Finds North Dakota Open for Business

The unmanned aircraft industry is quickly learning that there's more to North Dakota than open plains. Just today, North Dakota Governor Jack...

May 13, 2014, 10:00 ET

North Dakota Leads UAS Research with First FAA-Mandated Test Site

 This week, North Dakota aerospace and aviation leaders are in Orlando, Fla. for the AUVSI Unmanned Systems North America 2014 conference. As...

Dec 30, 2013, 15:30 ET

FAA Chooses North Dakota To Test Unmanned Aircraft Systems

 Today, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced that North Dakota was designated as one of the six test sites for unmanned aerial...