FAA Test Sites

Texas A&M: Drones Welcome Here!


For all of the hand wringing about drones in U.S. airspace, unmanned aircraft technology is expected to have a huge impact on everything from law enforcement to farming>. To help define exactly how and where those unmanned aircraft will best be used in…

Lyon County airport chosen as drone-testing site


SILVER SPRINGS (AP) — Silver Springs Airport in Lyon County has been selected as a drone-testing site. Airport operator Kay Bennett praised the Nevada Institute of Autonomous Systems’ decision announced Thursday, saying it would give a boost to the local economy.…

Cheers, challenges for UAS project

Sen John-Hoeven

By Steve Lee GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The Federal Aviation Administration’s latest outline of how it will regulate unmanned aerial systems, including at the new federal testing site proposed at the Grand Forks Air Force Base, might not necessarily make the…