In recent weeks, UAS activity at the University of North Dakota and the Grand Forks region has received national attention in feature stories in the New York Times and on CBS Sunday Morning.
"This coverage is a testament to the impact our region is making on the UAS sector and synergies here for businesses that support the industry. From researchers to skilled employees, the Grand Forks region is taking this industry by storm," said Eric Icard, senior business development officer with the Grand Forks Region EDC.
New York Times article: So you want to be a ...U.A.S. Pilot? Just don't call it a drone
CBS SUNDAY MORNING Story
Drones:Eyes in the sky
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