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Unmanned Aircraft Systems

August 24, 2016
ISight RPV Services Co-Founder Adam Lingwall speaks to a crowd while Launchboxx drone marketing specialists Tim Fiechtner and Justin Miller look on and a drone flies behind the trio. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks button
Next generation of aircraft generate buzz at UAS conference
August 24, 2016 - 7:33pm
August 23, 2016
David Hambleton, manager of advanced systems for Northrop Grumman Autonomous Systems, (left) shakes the hand of Northland Community and Technical College President Dennis Bona after the pair announced the donation of an drone from the company to the school Tuesday in Grand Forks. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks button
NCTC receives donated drone from Northrop Grumman
August 23, 2016 - 7:15pm
OUR OPINION: UAS conference, like UAS industry, soars
August 23, 2016 - 9:00am
August 22, 2016
Raanon Horowitz, president and CEO of Elbit Systems of America Inc., addresses an audience Monday at the Hillsboro Regional Airport. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks button
Regional drone research efforts showcased in Hillsboro, N.D.
August 22, 2016 - 7:23pm
From left, Josh Joy, Tanner Hoover and Michael Pierce, all UND students, attended the UAS Student Access event at the UAS Summit and Expo at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks on Monday. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
Student Access Day at UAS Summit and Expo facilitates connections
August 22, 2016 - 7:20pm
August 21, 2016
A pair of quadcopter drones fly through a gate on the RotoCross course Saturday. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Drone Racing: Flying for fun in Grand Forks
August 21, 2016 - 9:30am
August 18, 2016
SkySkopes pilots look at their drones as they guide the crafts through the air in Grand Forks, ND on Thursday, August 18, 2016. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Weekend of drone events precede start of major conference in Grand Forks
August 18, 2016 - 8:04pm
August 11, 2016
Business encouraged to explore drone opportunities as start date for new rules nears
August 11, 2016 - 5:10pm
August 8, 2016
Grand Forks luncheon to explore new regulations for drones
August 8, 2016 - 2:43pm
North Dakota drone effort lauded at White House workshop
August 8, 2016 - 7:00am
August 1, 2016
FILE PHOTO: UND Center for Innovation. (Jesse Trelstad/ Grand Forks Herald)
Raytheon executives visit Grand Forks, hear pitch for North Dakota expansion
August 1, 2016 - 5:40pm
July 28, 2016
Attendees step out of the temporary General Atomics Aeronautical Systems  to watch the first predator drone flight around General Skys Thursday morning. Jesse Trelstad/ Grand Forks Heraldplay button
First large drone flown by Grand Sky tenant takes to the skies
July 28, 2016 - 6:09pm
July 27, 2016
Kent Ridl retrieves a water bottle from the cargo area of the Civil Air Patrol plane prior to takeoff on July 15. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald. play button
Eye in the sky: Civil Air Patrol volunteers track research drone from the air
July 27, 2016 - 9:45pm
(Josh Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
After weather disasters, drones could help evaluate the damage for insurance companies
July 27, 2016 - 5:42pm
July 26, 2016
Betty and Si Robin cut the ribbon during Tuesday mornings dedication ceremony as U.S. Sen. John Hoeven (left), Richard Rothaus, Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs, North Dakota University System, and UND President Mark Kennedy watch. Jesse Trelstad/ Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Dedication of Robin Hall marks continued growth of unmanned aircraft opportunities at UND
July 26, 2016 - 5:52pm