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October 19, 2017
Our view: More national UAS attention better for base
October 19, 2017 - 6:18am
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
August 26, 2017
North Dakota's first private drone company merges
August 26, 2017 - 7:07am
August 25, 2017
Our view: Flag firmly planted for UAS in city
August 25, 2017 - 8:49am
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
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Pentagon may allow military bases to shoot down threatening drones
August 14, 2017 - 8:00am
August 1, 2017
A Duluth Fire Fighter tests an EMILY robot on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017  in Duluth, Minnesota. EMILY robots were demonstrated for the Duluth Fire Department and members of the media. Mike Krebs / Forum News Serviceplay button
Firefighters test new unmanned water rescue drone in Lake Superior
August 1, 2017 - 9:57pm
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 22, 2017
President Donald Trump (L) looks at a drone with Kespry CEO George Mathew (R) during an event highlighting emerging technologies, in the East Room at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Companies urge Trump to move faster on approval of commercial drones
June 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
June 12, 2017
Jeff Buyck is the fourth generation to farm east of Balaton, Minn. An airplane used to collect crop data used for planting and spraying taxis away from the farm after a farmstead meeting in April. Photo taken April 11, 2017, near Balaton, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
On-demand: Manned airplane gets ag data
June 12, 2017 - 6:00am
June 10, 2017
Finley Opp, 10, prepares to land a drone in his hand on Wednesday afternoon in the Career Academy while attending the summer drone camp. "This is a quadcopter drone but actual drones have cameras and most go around 13 miles per hour," said Opp. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Putting the kids in control, drone camp propels student learning
June 10, 2017 - 8:32am
May 31, 2017
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao speaks Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at the Drone Focus Conference at the Fargo Civic Center. David Samson / Forum News Service
High hopes, big challenges: U.S. Transportation Secretary outlines need for modernization with continued rise of drone technology
May 31, 2017 - 10:08pm
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