Amazon HQ in NY could spur investment in upstate's drone corridor

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(WRVO) Reaction has been mixed to Amazon’s selection of Long Island City in Queens as one of its new headquarters, promising 25,000 high-paying jobs. But Syracuse business leaders said they are expecting a spill-over effect of investment in central New York, because of the region’s drone corridor.

CenterState CEO Chief of Staff Ben Sio said Amazon is not the first tech company to make a major presence in New York City, which he said is becoming the Silicon Valley of the East Coast...

 

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