Tag Archives: NDSU

First operational UAS flight in state at NDSU Research Extension Center

First operational UAS flight in North Dakota occurs at NDSU Research Extension Center North Dakota’s first operational flying of unmanned aircraft systems occurred on May 5 at NDSU’s Carrington Research Extension Center. North Dakota was one of six sites selected for the FAA UAS test site program, with NDSU and UND playing key roles on […]

NDSU Extension Services Celebrates Centennial

NDSU Extension Service celebrates its centennial this year. It was created to extend knowledge created at NDSU to North Dakotans. It continues to improve the economic and social well-being of the state. A recent national study on ag research and Extension found $20 of benefit for each $1 invested.  The Valspar Corp. and NDSU have […]

UND Among Six Sites to Selected Conduct Research and Testing on Unmanned Aircraft Systems

The Federal Aviation Administration selected the North Dakota Department of Commerce’s proposal as one of six sites to have the exclusive right to conduct research and testing on unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The University of North Dakota plays a key role in project, as do NDSU and Lake Region Community College.  UND’s UAS Research Compliance Committee is the first […]