The Pendleton UAS Range (PUR) is able to facilitate a wide variety of testing needs through logistical coordination. PUR will work with you and your team to ensure that your Testing needs such as: Procedures Development, Engineering, Integration, Modeling and Simulation requirements are met though our organic capabilities and strategic relationships.
While Flight Testing at the PUR you will have access to dedicated range personnel that will ensure FAA and airspace compliance while you focus on your team’s mission. PUR has the capability to allow for either customer or PUR aircraft operations that include arrangements to facilitate sensor testing by providing an appropriate airframe for integration. For extended range operations PUR will facilitate a chase aircraft to comply with current see and avoid requirements.
To maximize your team’s efficiency while at the PUR we have on airport facilities and operations areas dedicated to UAS use. A Mobile Operation Center is available for use both on and off the airfield when extra infrastructure is required or to stage a demo to prospective clients, please inquire for a full list of specs on the available equipment to you. Other ground-based services include providing FAA qualified and current visual observers, customizable facilities/work areas and short to long-term storage.
Logistic and supply chain support in Pendleton keeps your team moving at the speed of business. We have multiple daily air service flight directly into the Eastern Oregon Regional Airport to get your team on/off site quickly with rental cars available on the airfield through Boutique Car. PUR is located ideally with direct Interstate I-84 access, has regional shipping hubs for both FedEx and UPS while maintaining close proximity to the nearby Port of Umatilla (Ship) and Union Pacific (Rail) yards. Over 100 business with UAS experience call Oregon home to include a major technology cluster in the Columbia Gorge only a couple hours away. Pendleton has a large number of local service providers ready to assist your team for both coordinated and short notice efforts.
PUR is focused on support of all your business needs beyond the test phase as well. Since we measure our reputation through your success we know how important it is to train and field your equipment. To support your training needs PUR is equipped to facilitate a productive classroom or conference center environment and even integration into the nearly onsite Blue Mountain Community College and their UAS program. Courses can be offered or developed to meet your platform and would include FAA ground school and certified testing.