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October 17, 2016
Workers clean up the parking lot of the Northrop Grumman building Monday afternoon at the Grand Sky aviation and technology park. (Jesse Trelstad/Grand Forks Herald)
Five years after its inception, Grand Sky continues to take shape
October 17, 2016 - 4:28pm
October 14, 2016
Researchers explore technology that could prevent midair conflicts between drones, other aircraft
October 14, 2016 - 5:45pm
October 13, 2016
General Atomics employee outlines company's journey to N.D. training academy
October 13, 2016 - 6:09pm
October 2, 2016
FAA report details drones flying near planes in Minnesota
October 2, 2016 - 5:15am
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
September 29, 2016 - 5:25pm
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
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 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 8, 2016
Grand Forks company highlights drones' date-gathering potential
September 8, 2016 - 6:24pm
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