Check out these highlights from Countdown to the Closing Bell with Liz Claman’s “Rise of the Drones” series. Countdown profiled unmanned aircraft companies in the huge-growth space. The industry estimates that spending on drones could reach nearly $100 billion in just the next decade, and create more than 100,000 jobs.

  • 1Drones can create more than 100k jobs?

    Rise of the Drones

    Colin Guinn, senior vice president of 3D Robotics, on the future of drones.

  • 2Aerovironment’s drones leading the industry


    Drones aiding military efficiency

    Tim Conver, Aerovironment CEO, on his company’s new drones.

  • 3The smart paper airplane

    Drone with artificial intelligence

    Earnest Earon Precision Hawk president and co-founder discusses his drones.

  • 4Rise of the Drones: The naval drone?

    Newest drone

    Textron Systems CEO and President Ellen Lord explains the new naval drone the company is producing for the U.S. military.

  • 5The $200,000 do-it-yourself drone

    The do it yourself drone

    Aeryon Labs CEO Dave Kroetsch on the company’s small unmanned aerial systems made for civilian, police and military applications.