Job Service Offering Updates On UAS Job Openings

Job Service North Dakota is making it easier for those hunting for jobs in the unmanned aircraft systems industry to find them. The agency has created a featured jobs document specifically for the growing UAS industry in the Grand Forks region. Positions on the document include opportunities with Grand Sky aviation and business park tenants General…
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ISight RPV Provides Flight Support For Waterfowl Research

Drone pilots are aiding waterfowl researchers in North Dakota. Delta Waterfowl Organization contracted with ISight RPV Services for a a recent project that required the firm to collect video and images over a three-day period in Devils Lake. “The goal was to prove the feasibility of identifying duck nests with an infrared camera on a drone,” ISight…
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Monthly Drone Luncheons Launching July In Grand Forks

Grand Forks will soon be home to a monthly luncheon aiming to connect businesses and entrepreneurs to the region’s growing drone industry. Drone Biz invites those interested in learning more about the industry to a lunch held the second Thursday of each month, according to a news release. Speakers at the event will highlight drone…
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FAA Evaluating Remaining Section 333 Exemption Petitions Ahead Of New Regulation Start Date

Since the release of Part 107 last week, the Federal Aviation Administration is continuing to grant commercial exemptions but that process will be changing. The agency is evaluating remaining petitions for Section 333 exemptions to determine if the a business or individual’s proposed operations fall within the parameters established by Part 107, which will become active…
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Incoming UND President Tweets Support For School’s Unmanned Aircraft Program

UND’s incoming president is showing some Twitter love for unmanned aircraft systems prior to his arrival on campus. Mark Kennedy is set to take the reigns July 1 but is already touting at least one of the university’s programs. “With drones 4 commercial use exploding, your place to learn how u can be part of this exciting future…
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