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unmanned aircraft

August 14, 2017
The newly unveiled Sharper A6 aircraft hovers above the Alerus Center arena Aug. 23 2016, 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 - 6:44pm
File photo of Grand Forks Air Force Base front gate. The Pentagon has approved a policy that allows military bases to defend themselves against invasive and threatening unmanned aircraft.
Pentagon may allow military bases to shoot down threatening drones
August 14, 2017 - 7:07am
August 11, 2017
Mike Klarenbeek's drone flies overhead while doing aerial work for the pheasant lodge Cocks Unlimited on northwest of Gregory, S.D. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
North Dakota has invested big money in drones, when will it pay off?
August 11, 2017 - 8:16pm
July 10, 2017
Charges dismissed against drone operator who documented protests
July 10, 2017 - 6:07pm
May 8, 2017
Beyond line of sight drone flights could begin this summer at UAS park near Grand Forks
May 8, 2017 - 4:51pm
February 20, 2017
UND student Andrew Werle pilots a Inspire 1 UAV as Skyscopes Chief Flight Instructor Cory Vinger watches during a training session recently south of Grand Forks.  photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Taking flight: SkySkopes opens first-of-its-kind drone academy to public
February 20, 2017 - 4:36pm
September 17, 2016
A technical crew at North American's Falkirk Mining Co. uses a fast-flying drone to conduct three-dimensional surveys to help plan for coal mining and reclamation. It's the first surface mine in the country to take advantage of the relatively new technology. (LAUREN DONOVAN, TRIBUNE)
Coal mine using drone for land surveys
September 17, 2016 - 9:22pm
August 23, 2016
More than 200 students enrolled in unmanned aircraft program at UND, and Kennedy wants bigger footprint
August 23, 2016 - 11:43pm
June 1, 2016
Grand Forks drone companies announce partnerships, expansion
June 1, 2016 - 3:00pm
May 31, 2016
General Atomics forging partnerships with new training facility
May 31, 2016 - 10:18pm
May 18, 2016
Researchers concerned unmanned aircraft data in study could be public record
May 18, 2016 - 7:43pm
May 11, 2016
Norwegian drone firm eyes Grand Forks for U.S. location
May 11, 2016 - 3:10pm
May 7, 2016
FAA expands access to unmanned aircraft for students
May 7, 2016 - 9:17pm
April 19, 2016
Legislation could benefit North Dakota drone industry; House version lags
April 19, 2016 - 10:11pm
April 16, 2016
Photography with drones soars
April 16, 2016 - 10:06pm