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UAS Center Of Excellence Receives Major Air Force Contract

Categories: Aviation, Home Page News

July 31, 2008 UAS Center Of Excellence Receives Major Air Force Contract BISMARCK, ND – Gov. John Hoeven today announced that the University of North Dakota’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Center of Excellence and a team of global defense and aviation technology companies, have been awarded a nearly $50 million Air Force Contract. UND’s Center […]

New process for ordering textbooks

Categories: Space Studies

Space Studies will be experimenting this semester with the way you acquire your course textbook information. In previous semesters, our course textbook information was posted at MBS Direct, our online textbook supplier. We’ve come to realize that most students gather the information, but then purchase the textbooks somewhere else that is cheaper and faster. So […]

UND Aerospace Announces UAS Fly Days

Categories: Aviation, Home Page News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences Contact: Bob Concannon/Phone: 701-777-3611 July 24, 2008 Media Advisory UND Aerospace Announces Unmanned Aircraft System Fly Days (Grand Forks, North Dakota): The University of North Dakota (UND) John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences will be flying its own Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs) at Camp […]

Fieber-Beyer Awarded $90,000 to Characterize Asteroid Surfaces

Categories: Earth System Science & Policy, Home Page News, Space Studies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences Contact: Mike Gaffey/Phone: 701-777-3167 July 15, 2008 Fieber-Beyer Awarded $90,000 to Characterize Asteroid Surfaces (Grand Forks, North Dakota): Sherry Fieber-Beyer, a doctoral student within the Earth System Science and Policy department at the University of North Dakota’s (UND’s) John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences, […]

Construction update

Categories: Space Studies

During this past week, the Small Radio Telescope was repaired with the help of Dr. Michael Cobb, from CassiCorp, Inc. Several components were replaced that had failed. The SRT will be tested in a few days, followed by observing by UND Space Studies students taking SpSt 570: Introduction to radio astronomy during the Summer 2008 […]

UND Aerobatic Team Competes in Seward, NE Contest

Categories: Aviation, Home Page News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences Contact: Karen Ryba/Phone: 701-777-4761 July 10, 2008 UND Aerobatic Team Competes in Seward, NE Contest (Grand Forks, North Dakota): The University of North Dakota (UND) Aerospace aerobatic team participated in its first competition of 2008 on June 28-29, 2008 in Seward, NE. Five of the […]

UND Aerospace Hosts Camp from July 13-20

Categories: Aviation, Home Page News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences Contact: Karen Ryba/701-777-4761 July 10, 2008 UND Aerospace Offers Campers an Introduction to Aviation And a Taste of College (Grand Forks, North Dakota) – The John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences, located at the University of North Dakota, is sponsoring the 25th International Aerospace […]

UND Aerospace Acquires 25 Cessna 172 Skyhawks

Categories: Aviation, Home Page News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences Contact: Karen Ryba/Phone: 701-777-4761 July 9, 2008 UND Aerospace Acquires 25 Cessna 172 Skyhawks for Flight Training Program (Grand Forks, North Dakota): The University of North Dakota John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences has entered into a multi-year contract with Cessna Aircraft Company, A […]