A network of technology experts with a culture of innovation
The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR) is recognized as a leader in technology and applications development in building the case for safe unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operations in the nation’s airspace. The NUAIR staff of experienced aviation professionals provide safety, airworthiness, technical, operations, and customer support for UAS testing. The NUAIR Alliance is a consortium of over 150+ aviation industry and academic partners providing expertise in aeronautical research, operations, and safety management. NUAIR manages one of seven federally-designated UAS test sites in the United States, and is at the forefront of public policy development, public acceptance, commercialization, and safe integration of UAS technology.
Under a continuing teaming agreement with Griffiss International Airport (Griffiss) Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site, NUAIR manages the test site and is responsible for supporting Griffiss, under FAA safety oversight, in the areas of program management and conduct of operations for UAS testing at the Griffiss Test Site and its test ranges in New York, Massachusetts, and Michigan.
Organizations partnering with NUAIR include Saab Sensis, SRC, Raytheon and Lockheed Martin, and colleges and universities in the region including City College of New York, Rochester Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Massachusetts, Syracuse University, Clarkson University and Northeastern University, among many others.