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September 29, 2016
Aerial photographer Sam Girardi (right) assembles equipment used in conjunction with a mapping system carried by a drone Sept. 21 on the UND campus while drone pilot Cory Vinger observes. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
Firms make national rounds to conduct training as drone industry grows
15 hours 5 min ago
September 28, 2016
SkySkopes pilot Cole Hanson guides a drone safely to the ground during a demonstration in Grand Forks, ND on Thursday, August 18, 2016. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
UAS firms Robot Aviation, SkySkopes announce partnership
September 28, 2016 - 11:29am
September 26, 2016
A DJI Inspire drone similar to one purchased for use by the Marshall County Sheriff's Office flies through the air. File photo.
Drone to be used by Marshall County Sheriff's Office for search and rescue, other tasks
September 26, 2016 - 1:08pm
A drone is displayed at DJI's flagship store in Hong Kong, China September 22, 2016, two days before its opening. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
UAE to introduce new laws soon to regulate drones
September 26, 2016 - 6:24am
September 22, 2016
Northland instructor Frank Nix shows images used as part of the school's geospatial imaging program Thursday during a tour. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
NCTC shows off aerospace facility remodel, donated aircraft
September 22, 2016 - 8:16pm
September 21, 2016
Multiple drones take to the air during a celebratory air show on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, south of Grand Forks to mark the release of new federal drone rules. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
Who's sky is it anyway? U.S. drone case tests rights to air space
September 21, 2016 - 1:17pm
September 19, 2016
Instructor Devon Russell, far left, walks with students, left to right, Jayden Mikkonen, Jordan Hanssen, Marie Demerath and Sam Hossle after their drone landed on Friday in Mitchell. Despite being in the air for less than an hour, it will take hours to retrieve and assess the information the drone captured. (Sarah Barclay/Republic)
Drone transforms precision agriculture classes at South Dakota school
September 19, 2016 - 8:05am
September 12, 2016
UND students listen to guest speaker Jason Stahl talk Sept. 7 during their drone-focused Entrepreneurship 395 class. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
New UND class puts focus on the business of drones
September 12, 2016 - 5:17pm
September 11, 2016
A Muslim pilgrim prays on Mount Mercy on the plains of Arafat during the annual haj pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia September 11, 2016. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
Drones keep watch as pilgrims ascend Mount Arafat for haj climax
September 11, 2016 - 2:53pm
September 8, 2016
Grand Forks company highlights drones' date-gathering potential
September 8, 2016 - 6:24pm
September 6, 2016
Ken Schuler makes adjustments to a twin-engine model airplane before a Aug. 21 flight at the Red River R/C Flyers  field north of East Grand Forks. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald. play button
Safe landing for R/C flyers in East Grand Forks
September 6, 2016 - 9:00am
August 29, 2016
A drone piloted by SkySkopes staff flies near a utility pole Aug. 29 south of Emerado, N.D. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.play button
New federal rules expected to bring drone use to new heights
August 29, 2016 - 9:27pm
A Predator unmanned aircraft at Grand Forks Air Force Base. File photo.
General Atomics drone training academy graduates first class of pilots in Grand Forks
August 29, 2016 - 8:17pm
August 28, 2016
The drone can fly up to 400 feet with proper approval and technically take on winds of up to 50 knots in extreme cases in Grand Forks, ND on Friday, June 19, 2015. (Grand Forks Herald/ Joshua Komer)
Highly anticipated federal drone rules to become effective Monday
August 28, 2016 - 4:24pm
August 24, 2016
Per Haga (left) speaks during an international business panel discussion while Terry Sando, Knut Gustavsen and Tero Heinonen listen at the 2016 UAS Summit and Expo on Aug. 24, 2016.  Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
International UAS companies see potential in North Dakota
August 24, 2016 - 8:05pm
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