Post Tagged with: "John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences"

UND has received grant awards for three of four UAS research projects recently funded by the Federal Aviation Administration and is the lead university on two of the projects. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

UND leads in UAS integration innovation

June 16, 2020 at

FAA awards University researchers nearly $800,000 to study safe and effective incorporation of drones into the national airspace

Paul Lindseth has been with UND since 1985, when he served as a flight instructor following nearly 10 years of service in the U.S. Air Force. Before becoming dean in 2016, Lindseth was also assistant chair of the aviation department, interim chair of space studies and assistant and associate dean for academics at UND Aerospace. Image courtesy of the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences.

Paul Lindseth to step down as dean of UND Aerospace

May 26, 2020 at

Lindseth, who has led the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences since 2016, will return to faculty role

Expanding out of the Center for Innovation at UND, SkySkopes, Inc., has situated itself as an important player in the regional energy industry, in the last two years. Image courtesy of SkySkopes, Inc.

UND-sponsored project will show how drones may be used to help fight COVID-19

April 15, 2020 at

Partnership involving UND, government agencies and the private sector will conduct tests in the Grand Forks area

How aviators can handle career turbulence

How aviators can handle career turbulence

April 9, 2020 at

New virtual forum series from UND Aerospace confronts reality of aviation industry downturn

Haochi Zheng. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Putting a price on how land use impacts environment

March 31, 2020 at

UND economist Haochi Zheng studies the balance between economics and the environment Is there such a thing as “optimal” pollution?Read More

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UND Aerospace’s ground school sets pace with move to remote education

March 24, 2020 at

Thanks to rapid action of UND Aerospace faculty, students can complete current ground school courses online

Travis Gylling graduated from UND in four years with two aviation degrees and a job in the airlines already lined up. Photo by Schawna Schill/UND Today.

Leader in Action: Earning his wings

March 17, 2020 at

Travis Gylling is a flight instructor at UND, while completing his second degree here

VIDEO: Leader in Action prepares to move forward

VIDEO: Leader in Action prepares to move forward

March 17, 2020 at

“You have it in you, you just need someone to guide you,” says Travis Gylling, UND’s latest Leader in Action

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Astronaut shares the literal growing pains of NASA’s shuttle program

February 27, 2020 at

Lawrence DeLucas, scientist and former astronaut, speaks at UND about the demanding environment of spaceflight

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Freshman trio wants to make airline-luggage tracking a ‘flash’

February 27, 2020 at

Concept for modern baggage tag makes UND freshmen finalists in FAA Smart Airport Design Challenge

Aaron Kennedy, in yellow, has led a month-long field research campaign aiming to observe conditions around blizzards and blowing snow. On Wednesday, they finally had a big break, thanks to the extension of the project's deadline.  Image courtesy of UND Aerospace.

BLOWN-UNDER project finds its perfect storm

February 13, 2020 at

Student-driven winter weather field campaign faced dry, calm conditions until Wednesday storm proved fruitful

Andrew Cassenelli controlled a virtual airfield with the help of Hannah Park, an Air Traffic Management major, at Saturday's Aerospace Community Day. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

‘Eyes light up’ at third annual Aerospace Community Day

February 11, 2020 at

Thousands venture through halls of UND Aerospace and get first-hand experience with nation’s leading flight school

Students hone their flying skills on virtual reality flight simulators in the UND John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Simulators on campus: UND Aerospace launches VR flight trainer

January 30, 2020 at

Odegard School’s new Virtual Reality lab represents pilot training’s next frontier When he was being recruited as Associate Dean ofRead More

Control tower simulator.

Simulators on campus: Aerospace students ‘fly’ at zero altitude

January 30, 2020 at

Simulators are perfect for hands-on learning, practicing emergency procedures — and UND makes full use of them

Hoeven and company walked over to Clifford Hall following their meeting to see the 360-degree air traffic control tower simulation system. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Air Traffic Control hiring reform: What it means for UND

January 28, 2020 at

Passage of Hoeven-led legislation, via defense bill, gives vital boost to UND’s Air Traffic Management program