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Published May 21, 2012, 07:29 PM

'UAS Action Summit' Set for Tuesday, Wednesday

GRAND FORKS (WDAZ-TV) - The sixth annual Unmanned Aircraft Systems Action Summit kicks off Tuesday in Grand Forks with top officials from the Federal Aviation Administration and the military.

GRAND FORKS (WDAZ-TV) - The sixth annual Unmanned Aircraft Systems Action Summit kicks off Tuesday in Grand Forks with top officials from the Federal Aviation Administration and the military.

The two-day conference is focusing on military and commercial uses for drones. Its theme is "From Battlefield to Farm Field."

U.S. Senators Kent Conrad and John Hoeven will join presenters to discuss and explore actions the region and nation can take to foster strong, sustainable growth in the unmanned systems sector.

The conference will be Tuesday and Wednesday at the Alerus Center.

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