"This area is already in the lead of the test and development of this system" says Ray Mann, the owner of Aberporth Airport.
"It is recognised internationally now, what we do. There will be many opportunities in the future for companies to come here and operate their systems and maximise the potential from this new unmanned air vehicle market".
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