NNSS Purchases Two Unmanned Aerial Systems to Assist in Development of Sensor Technology

Two state-of-the-art unmanned aerial systems (UAS) have been purchased as part of a research and development program at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS). According to NNSS officials, the research and development is designed to expand the development of sensor technology for unmanned aerial systems and enable scientists to further the capabilities of current systems.

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NSTec employs some of the most highly trained science,
technology and engineering professionals in the country, working at sites in North Las Vegas and Nellis Air Force Base, NV; Andrews Air Force Base, MD; Los Alamos and Albuquerque, NM; and Livermore and Santa Barbara, CA. The company was formed in 2006 as a joint venture between Northrop Grumman Corporation, and three other corporate partners. 

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NSTec is the largest employer of scientists and engineers in Nevada. The company employs a diverse workforce that specializes in a wide range of expertise. Employees at the NNSS work in science, technology and engineering fields, emergency planning and response, information technology, environmental management, and many others. 

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    NSTec employees pledge more than $200,000 annually to the United Way of Southern Nevada, and the company has awarded more than $2 million in educational grants and charitable contributions. The company partners with two local at risk schools, hosting food drives and school improvement projects. Add to that NSTec's generous support for area food banks, the American Red Cross, and the Salvation Army's Angel Tree program, among others, and it is easy to see why the company has earned a reputation for giving back to the communities it serves.