FAA Test Sites

UAS taking flight in Minnesota


Brandi Jewett, Grand Forks Herald THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Though North Dakota and five other states edged Minnesota out of the running for an unmanned aerial systems test site last year, there doesn’t seem to be any hard feelings.…

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.…