Construction Begins on First Drone Aviation Park

July 29, 2015

The first phase of construction began on the Grand Sky Development Park in North Dakota, the first UAS aviation park in the U.S., reports ENR.

Site improvements to the 217-acre park total $25 million and include construction of security fencing, access roads and culverts.

The park selected VirtualAirBoss by SmartC2 Inc. for the flight management system. SmartC2 is involved in a multi-phase project with NASA to develop an unmanned-aircraft traffic-control operation, according to ENR