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The first UAS Flight Test Center was created between the FAA and NMSU in 2008. This site was added to the six congressionally directed sites that were later selected in 2013.


The Physical Science Laboratory (PSL) of New Mexico State University (NMSU) is a prime contractor for the SeaPort Enhanced Program, Zones 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6.  Located 40 minutes from White Sands Missile Range and the White Sands Detachment, Port Hueneme Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center, PSL's capabilities include complete planning, operational, and engineering support.  In order to provide full-spectrum capability to the SeaPort Enhanced Contract, PSL established a team known for its excellent support to the U.S. Navy under existing programs.