Bringing together communities, thought leaders and companies to unlock economic prosperity and create jobs in the emerging Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) industry.
What is a droneport?
A business opportunity is rapidly developing in the UAS industry. Companies needing to operate fleets of drones benefit by having a facility to handle logistical needs, airspace to fly drones safely and partners with essential services.
The FAA expects over 450,000 and as many as 717,000 commercial grade drones will be in service by 2022.
Droneports will serve as nodes for commercial drone operations in a region. They provide the necessary infrastructure, flight navigation system, permissions for flight and trained personnel.
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Droneports: Unlocking the Economic Potential for Your Community
Join us Monday, April 29, 9:30 am – 5pm, McCormick Center, Chicago, IL, for a day of networking and sharing best practices at XPONENTIAL, the most comprehensive trade show for unmanned and autonomous systems. Registration is $349 and includes lunch and full access to the trade show.
Discover how Droneports are becoming an epicenter for regional UAS activities. Learn from industry leaders and visionary communities about how Droneports are serving as nodes for testing, training and commercial drone operations by obtaining permissions for flight, and providing facilities for housing, maintenance, fueling, piloting of fleets and more.
This seminar is for anyone interested in developing a Droneport in their community and learning more about its potential uses.
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Collaborate with industry leaders in shaping the future of droneport development by joining the DronePort Network.
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