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Northland Community & Technical College (NCTC) of Thief River Falls, Minn. today announced a collaboration agreement with Northrop Grumman Corporation as part of the continuing support of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) efforts in the Red River Valley area of North Dakota and Minnesota, Northrop Grumman Corporation will donate the use of equipment related to the Bat Unmanned Aircraft System. The Bat is a medium altitude, multi-mission unmanned aircraft system that is runway-independent and fully autonomous. It’s designed to launch from a pneumatic/hydraulic rail launcher and recover into a net recovery system.
The announcement was made at the UAS Summit in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The equipment, including the aircraft, flight control and launch and recovery elements, will be used by NCTC at the aerospace site in its UAS maintenance and training program.
Northland Community and Technical College (Northland) is a comprehensive college with campuses in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, and East Grand Forks, Minnesota. Northland also has an aerospace site in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, and a satellite site in Roseau, Minnesota. Northland offers certificates, diplomas, transfer courses, two-year degrees (A.A.S., A.S., A.A.) in more than 80 areas of study, workforce training and education programs. Northland is a member of Minnesota State, the third-largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States, and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. For more information about Northland Community & Technical College, visit www.northlandcollege.edu or call 1.800.959.6282.
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