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November 12, 2017
UAV pilots Joshua Ludwin, left, and Michael Pierce land a UAV during a recent test flight. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
November 12, 2017 - 2:21pm
October 29, 2017
Devils Lake, N.D., lays out plans for drone park
October 29, 2017 - 7:46am
October 23, 2017
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.
October 23, 2017 - 1:54pm
October 12, 2017
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Drone video captures wolf attacking a moose in Ontario
October 12, 2017 - 10:16am
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. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
September 24, 2017 - 8:51am
August 22, 2017
UND President Mark Kennedy speaks about the school's Research Institution for Autonomous Systems and its role in expanding the UAS sector in North Dakota, as well as the region. He was one of several speakers Tuesday at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks during the UAS Summit. (April Baumgarten/Forum News Serviceplay button
Hoeven: North Dakota 'unmatched' in unmanned aircraft capabilities
August 22, 2017 - 5:21pm
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
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
June 6, 2017
NASA project manager Ron Johnson talks at a Tuesday, June 6, news conference about unmanned aerial systems research being completed by the Northern Plains Test Site in Grand Forks. Andrew Haffner / Forum News Service
Grand Forks UAS teams partner with NASA for national research campaign
June 6, 2017 - 8:57pm
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
February 21, 2017
An airplane flies over a drone during the Polar Bear Plunge on Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York January 1, 2015. REUTERS file photo
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
February 21, 2017 - 2:32pm
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
February 15, 2017
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France trains eagles to down drones
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 18, 2016
A new-ish director of the Northern Plains UAS test site has
been named, so we look at what has been accomplished within the test site and what
the goals are in the future.
Drone test site sees sharp growth in flights
November 18, 2016 - 3:43pm
October 8, 2016
Small airports could be next focus of North Dakota's drone industry
October 8, 2016 - 11:12pm