STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering & Math – drives the advancement of Central New York industry.  Mentorship & hands-on activities provide a key mechanisms for encouraging & sustaining student interest in STEM.  CNY Drones mentors provide the link between sparked interest & Central New York’s drone education & employment pipeline – year-round!  More about us 

On the road making connections!    NYPD 112th Precinct – Thank you to everyone for a great STEM day!

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3rd Annual Drone Info Day – September 30th!


Thanks to the SUNY AMA University Model Aviation Student Club, we are holding our 3rd Annual Drone Info Day on campus to educate the public about drone technology!



Our hosts will be inviting area drone tech companies & educators to showcase their organizations while we take the opportunity to share the recreational side of drone tech & invite students, young & old, to learn more about the 2019 indoor STEM-Based Team Drone Challenge – Forest Fury !


Experience FPV in Barneveld!

October 6, 2018, Unity Hall, 7-9pm   Register Today!

School & Community Drone Clubs

Here’s how to start an AMA  Model Aviation Student Club & join a great network!


STEM Champions Needed!    Donations, volunteers & ideas keep us running!

Check out our accomplishments!     

We love Carbone Auto Group!    Follow the leader in supporting STEM programs in our community!

Make space in your storage room, garage or basement – Check out our Wish List!  

Check the MultiGP Events Calendar & the CNY Drones events calendar for MultiGP races throughout the summer!   

 NEON Night Race  – CNY’s 1st Outdoor Night Race!

NEON Night Race II is September 15th @Wildcat Field, SUNY Polytechnic Institute!

2018 Consent & Release Form for Events

Our NEW online form cuts down on paperwork for everyone!  Please fill out once to attend our 2018 programs.    2018 Consent & Release 

Questions?  Contact Us!

Last site update: Jul 20, 2018 @ 10:11 am

Lisa Marie Payne, Administrator

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CNY Drones exists fiscally under the Griffiss Institute‘s 501(c)(3) & through the generosity of organizations and individuals who believe in our mission.