FAA Approves Test Sites to be ‘Broad Platform’ for UAS Operations

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has selected six test sites to study a “broad array” of issues related to unmanned aircraft, agency Administrator Michael Huerta announced on 30 Dec.
The sites are headed by the University of Alaska, the state of Nevada, New York’s Griffiss International Airport, the North Dakota Department of Commerce, Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi, and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.