Drones Offer New Horizon, Solutions for Weather Modification – AccuWeather.com

“The potential market for the technology is substantial bigger than the current cloud-seeding operational community,” Tilley said. Entities within the U.S. and other countries would use the technology for whatever precipitation they need who currently cannot afford to use the laborious, aging technology available now.The Nevada state government recognizes how quickly the UAS industry is developing and has a goal to become the global leader according to Thomas Wilczek, Defense and Aerospace Industry liaison at the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development.”From the state perspective, there’s that potential to capture a percentage of a $90 billion revenue-producing industry,” he said.Wilczek said that support has been strong from local government all the way up to state level and that there is an understanding as to how important this industry can be for Nevada.

via Drones Offer New Horizon, Solutions for Weather Modification – AccuWeather.com.

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One thought on “Drones Offer New Horizon, Solutions for Weather Modification – AccuWeather.com

  1. agent provocateur June 13, 2014 at 1:17 pm Reply

    Reblogged this on Nevada State Personnel Watch.

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