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San Diego center of U.S. drone manufacturing

Don Bauder, SAN DIEGO READER

Saturday, September 21, 2013

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San Diego is the nation's biggest drone-making location, dominated by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems and Northrop Grumman. Smaller local companies also make drones and components. The National University System Institute for Policy Research earlier this year said that the drone business provides 14,000 jobs in the county and generates $2 billion in annual revenue.