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Governor Cuomo Announces Successful Expansion of Unmanned Aerial Systems Industry in Central New York and Mohawk Valley

Sep 24, 2018

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced that New York’s ongoing investment in the growing Unmanned Aircraft Systems industry in Central New York and the Mohawk…

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NUAIR Alliance Announces Partnership with Unifly

Aug 28, 2018

Strategic Partnership Complements “CNY Rising” – The Region’s Comprehensive Strategy to Re- vitalize Communities and Grow the Economy Syracuse, NY – The Northeast UAS Airspace…

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GENIUS NY Increases Investments in Program’s Third Round

Aug 22, 2018

Five companies will now receive $3 million in investments and participate in a year-long accelerator Teams will compete for one of five investments including a…

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Round Three of GENIUS NY Competition Announced

May 15, 2018

Applications Open For Round Three of the World’s Largest Drone Competition Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced that applications are now open for the third…

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Governor Cuomo Announces Partners to Develop Drone Corridor in Central New York

May 15, 2018

Multi-Million Dollar Corridor Creates Unparalleled Drone Testing Capability Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the state-supported Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance has selected key partners…

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NUAIR Alliance and AiRXOS Collaborate on Unmanned Testing and Rating Initiative

May 14, 2018

The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR) and AiRXOS, a GE venture, announced a strategic initiative that will enhance drone safety and security over…

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Drone Delivery Canada Completes Successful Test In New York

Apr 26, 2018

“An active runway with large aircraft, helicopters, and general aviation aircraft is the latest advancement to our operations team airspace integration efforts and a progression…

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GENIUS NY Awards Six UAS Companies A Total of Nearly $3 Million

Apr 21, 2018

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that the winner of the $1 million grand prize from Round II of the GENIUS NY accelerator is Fotokite, a team…

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Governor Cuomo Announces New York State Fair’s Drone Film Festival and Competition Returns for Second Year

Jan 30, 2018

  International Competition Highlights the Fast-Emerging Drone Technology Industry, Rapidly Growing in Central New York and the Mohawk Valley Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced…

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NUAIR CEO Sees Great Opportunities For CNY Drone Sector

Dec 19, 2017

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) – A former top FAA drone official is just starting his new role heading up Central New York’s unmanned aircraft program. Major…

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