Pendleton UAS Range Launch Video

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Pendleton UAS Range Launches Oregon into Test Range Operations! To see the full story please check out last week’s press release at PendletonUAS.com/PUR-News/!

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Pendleton UAS Range is Open for Business using the Aeryon Scout

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The Pendleton Unmanned Aircraft Systems Range (PUR) achieved Initial Operating Capability on September 30 2014, successfully operating an Aeryon Scout system in accordance with a Federal Aviation Administration Certificate of Waiver or Authorization (COA), within the University of Alaska, Fairbanks’ Pan Pacific UAS Test Range Complex (PPUTRC).  The flights took place at Hill Ranches, about […]

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Pendleton UAS Range Receives “Letter of Approval” by Pan-Pacific Test Range Complex

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The Pendleton UAS Range (PUR) underwent a thorough and comprehensive audit of all processes, procedures and documents today by the Chairman and Director of the Pan-Pacific UAS Test Range Complex (PPUTRC), Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks.  Mr. Marty Rogers and Ms. Ro Bailey, respectively, conducted an extensive document review and oral examination of the […]

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Peak 3 Supports an Emergency Accident Response for Fairbanks Police

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Fairbanks, AK – When a fuel truck was struck from behind at a high rate of speed, the Fairbanks Police department called in an Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) team to assist with the collection of forensic evidence from the accident and the potential HazMat situation.  After an emergency Certificate of Authorization (COA) was issued that […]

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KPTD Airport Open House Featuring PUR Development

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Pendleton, OR – The Eastern Oregon Regional Airport and Pendleton Unmanned Aircraft Systems Range (PUR) was host to an Open House provided for the City of Pendleton and local community on Friday, 25 July 2014. The event served as an opportunity for the Airport to showcase cutting-edge technology at the recently awarded Pendleton UAS Range, […]

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UAS Launch Pad Construction Complete

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Antonio Sierra / East Oregonian East Oregonian As the Pendleton Unmanned Aerial Systems Range is nearing the end of its first phase of construction, local officials are saying they may be close to phasing out local funding for the project. According to economic development director Steve Chrisman, the UAS launch pads that comprise the first […]

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BMCC sets courses for UAV systems

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PENDLETON – Blue Mountain Community College is now accepting registrations for a new Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Systems course to teach those interested in learning how to operate UAVs in numerous occupational fields in the region.  The new course provides a basic understanding and application of UAVs design, configuration and operation. By the course’s conclusion, […]

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Pendleton Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Range is open for business!

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Hello world, the Pendleton Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Range is open for business! The bid for a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved test site was submitted in 2013 as part of the Pan-Pacific UAS Test Range Complex (PPUTRC) and was lead by University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF). The FAA announced on December 30th, 2013 that […]

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