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January 9, 2014
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Drones: It’s about supplier ecosystem

Nevada’s economic developers are zeroing in on unmanned aerial vehicle component manufacturers and service providers as the biggest opportunity now that the state is a national test site for commercial drones. The designation, announced by the Federal Aviation Administration last week, means the state will serve as one of only six sites in the United States where manufacturers of drones can test their products and where potential users can try them out for myriad applications such as fire-fighting, search and rescue or delivering retail products. The state will also be working with the FAA on, among other things, testing how …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jan 9, 2014 06:55PM Published Jan 9, 2014 06:55PM Copyright 2014 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.