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North Dakota drone test site set to fly high at all hours

...North Dakota unique, since other test sites are limited to a 200-foot for the Northern Plains UAS Test Site.For example, some precision agriculture...selected in December 2013 as national test sites for unmanned aircraft, which the...
Donald B. Johnson

...oilfield roughneck in the 1950s-60s.In 1967, after a stint working on the Mercury Atomic test site, he moved his family to Soldotna. At the test site, he was part of Operation Plowshare, searching for peaceful uses for atomic energy.He became...

...costs $1 to $2 per tap, but inventor Jason Gagne said the return on investment can be seen in one season. He said the test site of 20,000 taps in Ontario resulted in a more than 5 percent increase in sap collection, or an extra $15,000.Gagne...
Ventures sees Alaska from difference perspective

...December that Alaska was one of six states selected as a testing site for drones. The University of Alaska was named a test site operator and will oversee testing in Alaska, Hawaii and Oregon.The announcement was part of a bill passed by Congress...
Fairbanks flight opens unmanned aircraft test site

...unmanned aircraft systems, or UAS, test site in the country."Alaska is positioned...very first flight at any of the UAS test sites is groundbreaking for us because...into our national airspace."The test sites are the result of a 2012 congressional...
Terrain, climate secured Alaska as drones test site be an unmanned aircraft systems test site Dec. 30, it also approved areas...Fairbanks and the director of the test sites, which will be known as the Pan-Pacific...proposal contained a diverse set of test site range locations in seven climatic...
Legislators' prefiled bills released

...injury to a person or imminent and substantial damage to property.The proposal comes soon after Alaska was chosen as a test site for the integration of drones into U.S. airspace.Higgins also introduced one of at least two bills that would repeal...
Fish and Game releases 2013 FAQ

...including the possibility of large number of pink salmon that may be present in 2014," according to the document. The test site as yet to be tested in a pink salmon year and concerns are that large volumes of the fish could impact how researchers...
State, DOE map plan for methane hydrate testing

...consortium to begin R&D," with a long-term production test site in mind, Barron said. Eventually a solicitation of interest...production technologies for hydrates done at a North Slope test site can help companies in Japan develop their own offshore...
Waving hand 1st clue of AK crash survivors

...within certain controlled air space, to be equipped with the technology by 2020, she said. Alaska was one of the first test sites for the program. In June, FAA said that, under the Capstone project, it has equipped "hundreds of general aviation...


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