News 88.9 KNPR
Classical 89.7 KCNV
NV89 Discover Music

an member station

The consumer and civilian uses of drones will be figured out now that states like Nevada are testing grounds for this growing technology. The Federal Aviation Administration chose six states back in December for drone research. The Nevada university system is already working on a degree in drones. But things are starting even earlier than that. A group of students at Rancho High School are already studying drones.

Support comes from


Gavin McHenry, Rancho High Aviation teacher

Caitlyn Marsh, student

Devin Mack, student

More Stories

KNPR's State of Nevada
Specimens were flown in the Aero, a fixed-wing aircraft made by 3D Robotics of Berkeley, Calif.
Shots - Health News