Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) is an emerging industry that is expected to exceed $94 billion (internationally) by 2020, and create more than 105,000 jobs in the U.S. by 2027. Based on the assets, capabilities, and resources focused on UAS technologies, the Dayton region and the state of Ohio are in a unique position to become the destination of choice for UAS researchers, developers, manufacturers, suppliers, trainers, and educators.
Our Vision: Sinclair will be the nation’s recognized leader in providing world class education, training and certification to create a highly skilled workforce for all aspects of Unmanned Aerial Systems and related industries.
Sinclair has been at the forefront of the UAS training market and has had notable successes, including:
To capitalize on the emerging market opportunity and build on the momentum Sinclair and the Dayton region have achieved to date, a solid and comprehensive business plan has been developed that supports:
With Sinclair taking a national leadership role in UAS education and training, benefits to the college and our students include:
Sinclair has been a leader and innovator in UAS and we are pleased that our community will continue to be home to the National UAS Training and Certification Center. We are certain that the best is yet to come. Ryan Smith, Ohio Director of Unmanned Aerial Systems