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UND's new ScanEagle unmanned aircraft sits on its launcher. Photo by John Stennes/Forum Communications Co.

UND prepares to debut UAV simulators

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UND is holding a grand opening of its new simulation center at Grand Forks Air Force Base Aug. 10, marking a milestone in the university's quest to become an unmanned aircraft research hub.


University officials will be sharing the spotlight with officials from L-3, makers of the Predator simulators at the $2 million facility. UND said it will be the first civilian operators of the simulators.

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