Lynchburg, VA - Liberty University is celebrating a milestone for some students at the School of Aeronautics.
All 12 students who were in the new Unmanned Aircraft Systems concentration received full industry certification in the field.
They mark the first Liberty students to be certified in the technology used to fly drones.
Part of the students' training took place at a military location.
Liberty's program was recently awarded the Innovator of the Year from Region 2000.