San Antonio university flies high with launch of innovative drone lab #drone #droneday
Great news if you are a college student looking to learn more about drones! St Mary’s University is openeing a drone lab. I’m sure programs like this will only expand. Via Culture Map:
“The Federal Aviation Administration predicts the U.S. registered commercial drone fleet to climb to between 442,000 and 1.6 million units in the next few years, which will, in turn, create a few hundred thousand jobs,” says Winston Erevelles, dean of the School of Science, Engineering and Technology.
In addition to helping develop the next generation of drone-industry workers, the new Drone Lab will be able to host summer camps for high school students and will become home to a new Drone Club, which will be open to all St. Mary’s students.
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