Central Drone New York

The Cuomo admin and others have been trying make the corridor between Syracuse and Rome a hot spot for the drone industry, and Syracuse could become the largest city in the nation to open the way for large-scale deployment of drone for commercial use. Writes Sarah Edwards: "Between the polarities of the violent and benign, immediate issues like privacy and desensitization get less air time. ... Is there a way to address the concerns of anti-drone activists, and can the commercial drone industry ever truly shake its military past? Perhaps most pressingly, will the rise of a new industry actually bring jobs to the people who need them most?" [The Outline]

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