Businesses watch as UAV industry presence grows in North Dakota

The Grand Forks Herald has a good article today on the growing UAV market in North Dakota.  Industry trade group AUVSI says that agriculture is to be one of the most profitable applications of UAVs.  The University of North Dakota Center for Innovation is at the forefront on many applications in UAVs as North Dakota is one of the FAA test sites.  There is growing pent up demand in the United States and many commercial applications will take right off as soon as the FAA gives permission, as soon as September 2015.

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About Chuck Schoeneberger

Former forecaster at Meridian Environmental Technologies Inc (now a Interis Company), with a background in GIS and LiDAR, with other stints at GeoSpatial Services of Winona, MN and Aerometric (Now Quantum Spatial) of Sheboygan, WI. He is a weather technologist for public storm safety from a local to international level. LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=25048141&trk=tab_pro His views are his own and not of his employer.
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