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UND Flying Team wins top honors at Regional Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference

UND’s Flying Team recently won top honors in the Region V National Intercollegiate Flying Association’s (NIFA’s) Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference (SAFECON). UND’s winning score of 817 points gave the Flying Team first place in flight and ground events. “We also received the safety award at SAFECON, which is a reflection on all of UND [...]

Flying Team takes second at national Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference

The UND Flying Team took second out of 28 schools at the recent National Intercollegiate Flying Association’s Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference (SAFECON). The competition was hosted by Kansas State University-Salina. “The team was strong and gave a good fight at this air meet,” said Lewis Liang, assistant professor of aviation and the team’s faculty [...]

UND Flying Team captures 16th national victory in 25 years of SAFECON competion

With tenacity, talent, and top-notch flying, the University of North Dakota Flying Team won the 2010 SAFECON national collegiate aviation competition. It was UND’s 16th SAFECON championship in 25 years, among the best long-term performance records in SAFECON’s 90 year history. “This win clearly demonstrates UND’s dominance in the field of academic aviation at every [...]