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ASSURE - Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aircraft Systems

ASSURE - Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Celebrating Mississippi State's recent designation by the Federal Aviation Administration as the National Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aircraft Systems, MSU President Mark E. Keenum, from left, Vice President for Research and Economic Development David Shaw, Mississippi Development Authority Executive Director Glenn McCullough Jr., Gov. Phil Bryant, Professor and Northern Gulf Institute and Geosystems Research Institute Director Robert Moorhead and GRI Coordinator Lee Hathcock, look at an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle on display after a campus press conference and UAV demonstration Friday [June 5]. Click here to view more event photos.

Photo by: Megan Bean

June 5, 2015