Northern Plains Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site
After a rigorous 10-month selection process involving 25 proposals from 24 states, the Federal Aviation Administration choose North Dakota as one of six unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research and test site operators across the country. North Dakota’s test site was approved for operations on April 21, 2014. Read the press release: FAA Announces First UAS Test Site Operational.
The North Dakota UAS test site team is committed to working closely with the FAA and the industry to further the progress towards integrating UAS into the national airspace system. For more information about North Dakota’s UAS test site, please visit their webpage.