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Brendan Schulman and members of Task Group 1 monitor drone altitudes in Reston, Va., in July. Schulman, the group's co-chair, told a reporter the gathering was confidential and being held on private property, before walking with others out of earshot. Reza A. Marvashti/For The Washington Post.
A US drone advisory group has been meeting in secret. Some complain industry insiders have an outsize role.
7 hours 25 min ago
October 19, 2017
Our view: More national UAS attention better for base
October 19, 2017 - 6:18am
October 12, 2017
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Drone video captures wolf attacking a moose in Ontario
October 12, 2017 - 10:16am
October 6, 2017
Joshua Ludwin, left, and Michael Pierce of ISight PRV Services, an unmanned aircraft company that is part of the Midwest Drone Group in Grand Forks, test a drone Wednesday west of UND. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Flying higher: Drone registration on the rise in North Dakota
October 6, 2017 - 3:30pm
September 24, 2017
A Global Hawk watches over the gathered crowd of airmen and local dignitaries gathered to watch a Thursday, June 15, 2017, realignment ceremony -- transferring the command structure for many personnel on Grand Forks Air Force Base -- from Air Mobility Command to Air Combat Command.(Herald photo/Sam Easter)
Threat of Air Force base closing off the table for now
September 24, 2017 - 7:30am
September 13, 2017
Grand Forks Herald file photo from Feb. 21, 2015 of Max Raterman, Director of Air Operations, Office of Air and Marine, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, inspecting one of two MQ9 Predator B that the agency uses to patrol the borders and assist local law enforcement. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Customs and Border Protection receives federal funding to keep UAS facility in Grand Forks
September 13, 2017 - 10:24am
August 25, 2017
Our view: Flag firmly planted for UAS in city
August 25, 2017 - 8:49am
August 22, 2017
Grand Forks Air Force Base Commander Col. Benjamin Spencer discusses the base's unmanned aircraft operations during Tuesday's UAS summit at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. (Photo by April Baumgarten/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Hoeven: North Dakota is 'unmatched' in UAS capabilities
August 22, 2017 - 10:59am
August 14, 2017
The newly unveiled Sharper A6 aircraft hovers above the Alerus Center arena  during the 2016 UAS Summit and Expo. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
UAS Summit to focus more on commercial use, experts say
August 14, 2017 - 4:41pm
August 7, 2017
Jasmine Vicente keeps an unmanned aircraft hovering Monday during a UAS Camp for girls in the UAS Flight Testing Lab at UND's Robin Hall. The camp, in its first year, not only teaches girls how to fly UAS, but also aims to help them with leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
UAS camp lets girls take flight
August 7, 2017 - 7:44pm
August 1, 2017
The MQ-9 Reaper aircraft is displayed at the 119th Wing Hanger in Fargo on Monday, Aug. 1, 2017.David Samson / The Forum
ND Air National Guard: Don't fear the Reaper
August 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
July 14, 2017
Tammy Jo Taft, a drone pilot for Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services, talks about how she became an unexpected pilot. Her Thursday presentation during Drone Biz at the Grand Forks Herald was part of the event's one-year anniversary. (April Baumgarten/Grand Forks Herald)
Drone Biz celebrates one-year anniversary
July 14, 2017 - 1:18pm
July 6, 2017
Terry Sando was hired in 2013 by the Grand Forks Economic Development Corp. to help attract unmanned aerial systems companies to Grand Forks. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
UAS official leaving Grand Forks Economic Develop Corp.
July 6, 2017 - 12:49pm
June 14, 2017
Andrew Shill pilots the DJI Inspire drone as Hesham El-Rewini watches the display at the Grand Sky business park near Grand Forks on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
Event marks UAS collaboration
June 14, 2017 - 10:47pm
June 6, 2017
NASA project manager Ron Johnson talks at a Tuesday press conference about unmanned aerial systems research being completed by the Northern Plains Test Site in Grand Forks. The UAS testing is part of a wider push to develop a largely automated approach to air traffic control for the unmanned vehicles, which are also known as drones. (Andrew Haffner/Grand Forks Herald.)
Local UAS teams partner with NASA for national research campaign
June 6, 2017 - 7:57pm