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DHS awards $1 million counter-UAS research contract to UND

September 16, 2021 at

Two-year contract will see UND testing current UAS capabilities and leading counter-UAS tech demonstrations for DHS

UND archival image.

Lifting the fog about fog

September 9, 2021 at

UND receives National Science Foundation grant to measure fog using UAS

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Mike Poellot retires after 45 years

September 9, 2021 at

Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Sciences led the department as a founding professor in 1986, then as chair for 21 years

VIDEO: Time-lapse of setting up the UND Aerospace fleet

VIDEO: Time-lapse of setting up the UND Aerospace fleet

September 7, 2021 at

Starting in early morning darkness, UND Aerospace lines up aircraft for fleet snapshot

UND's booth was a busy place throughout the 2021 Xponential: All Things Unmanned conference in Atlanta on Aug. 16-19. Photo courtesy of Naomi Hansen.

UND takes place on world autonomous-technology stage

September 2, 2021 at

University and state’s autonomous-technology ecosystem was well represented at the 2021 Xponential: All Things Unmanned Conference in Atlanta

There's little wonder why UND Aerospace was one of only a select few institutions recently hand-picked by the FAA for its new Collegiate Training Initiative for UAS. UND and its students have long drove industry-changing developments in UAS, and the University was the first in the nation to establish a degree program in UAS operations. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Eyes in the sky

August 17, 2021 at

UND, U.S. Customs and Border Protection will share resources, develop training and other plans for unmanned aerial technologies

University of North Dakota President Andy Armacost and United States Space Force General John W Raymond sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Monday, Aug 9, 2021 in Robin Hall in Grand Forks, N.D.

UND becomes first university in new U.S. Space Force program

August 10, 2021 at

Gen. John Raymond and UND President Andrew Armacost sign historic agreement

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In FY21, UND Aerospace breaks longstanding record for hours flown

July 20, 2021 at

With 126,000 hours of flight across all training programs, UND sets new record in year of changes and challenges

Safeguarding northern border against ‘low and slow’ aircraft

Safeguarding northern border against ‘low and slow’ aircraft

July 13, 2021 at

UND, Northern Plains UAS Test Site help U.S. government test air security tools for border enforcement

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

From Bangladesh to NASA, via UND

July 13, 2021 at

NASA internship latest accomplishment for Manna Khan, immigrant and nontraditional, first-generation college student

The eight-story-tall radar at the Cavalier Air Force Station operated by the U.S. Space Force's 10th Space Warning Squadron can track hundreds of objects in space. U.S. Air Force photo.

At Space Force facility in N.D., UND and Space Force talk partnership

June 15, 2021 at

Discussions bode well for UND’s participation in Space Force’s University Partnership Program, leaders say

Photo by Wes Van Dell.

Hub of the wheel at UND Army ROTC

June 1, 2021 at

UND Aerospace dedicates newest helicopter to Trudy Soli – Army ROTC admin officer, student advisor and MVP

Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Leader in Action’s limit is beyond the sky

June 1, 2021 at

Now a NASA engineer, Stefan Tomovic found literal launching pads at UND that helped propel him into space industry

Kathryn (Kay) Lawrence, a 1941 UND graduate, is the first woman to graduate from the University with a pilot's license. She died in a training accident in 1943 while flying for the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP).

Remembering UND’s woman aviation pioneer

May 27, 2021 at

University’s first woman pilot gave her life for her country in World War II

Life imitates art at UND Aerospace

Life imitates art at UND Aerospace

May 4, 2021 at

UND student pilot Faiza Ashraf hosts – and relates to – Willow Willpower, a children’s book character inspiring young people to fly high