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Trial For Drones To Carry Vaccines

Trial For Drones To Carry Vaccines

Vanuatu in trial for drones to carry vaccines to remote areas In what’s believed to be a world-first, drones are to be trialed to carry vaccines to remote communities in the Pacific. Unicef is working with the Vanuatu government on the groundbreaking project in the hope it will save lives. “If it works it will be massive, it will be huge,…

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Supply Drone Deliveries

Supply Deliveries – No Men Required

Supply Drone Deliveries – No Men Required The US army is developing a technology that will enable a UAV shipment of supplies on the battlefield. An unmanned aerial technology will provide supplies faster and more safely, officials said. Units are seeing things like quadcopters and Amazon delivering via drones, and they demand the same, said Robert Forrester, technical manager for…

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Anti-Venom Drone Delivery In Amazon

Anti-Venom Drone Delivery for Amazonian snakebites

Anti-Venom Drone Delivery for Amazonian snakebites In the thick Amazonian rainforest, moving goods around is tough going. Remote communities in this part of the world often rely on boats and winding river networks to get things to people in need, one of which is anti-venom in the event of a snake bite. WeRobotics, a non-profit that seeks to deploy robotics…

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Drone Delivery Plan Includes Package

Amazon’s new drone delivery plan includes package parachutes

Amazon’s new drone delivery plan includes package parachutes Amazon’s latest patent filing just dropped When it comes to drones, Amazon seems to have no shortage of ideas. In December, The Verge reported that Amazon filed a patent for a flying airship warehouse designed to expedite drone deliveries. Although it may not be as wild as an airship, CNN reports that…

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Drone Delivery Starts With an Obstacle Course

Atlanta Hobby Yuneec Drone

Drone Delivery Starts With an Obstacle Course Crashes happen, but when they happen too often regulation brings the whole thing down. The world’s first drone deliveries have begun trial runs in the United Kingdom and the U.S. Once primarily used by militaries, small quadcopter and octocopter drones are now so commonplace they are for sale at home improvement stores and toy…

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Flirtey Goes Where Amazon Hasn’t

Flirtey’s drone makes a delivery for 7-Eleven. (Flirtey Photo)

Flirtey Goes Where Amazon Hasn’t Flirtey says its drones are making routine deliveries for 7-Eleven in Nevada In the race to make routine commercial deliveries via drone, Flirtey is going where Amazon hasn’t yet ventured: the United States. Today, the three-year-old Nevada-based startup reported that its autonomous drones made regular weekend deliveries of food and other convenience-store products for a 7-Eleven store…

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Drones Delivering Mail In France

The French Flag

Drones Delivering Mail In France – It’s In The Works It’s an experiment at first, but it’s happening. According to recent news articles, specifically the article France is going to let drones start delivering the mail, posted on Recode, the French postal service will soon allow drones to deliver the mail.  The new drone delivery program plans to carry parcels on…

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The US Doesn’t Want Drone Deliveries

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The US Doesn’t Want Drone Deliveries — So Amazon Took Them to England THREE YEARS AFTER CEO Jeff Bezos secured a massive dose of publicity with the announcement that Amazon was working on drone deliveries, that vision is a reality. First-ever #AmazonPrimeAir customer delivery is in the books. 13 min—click to delivery. Check out the video: https://t.co/Xl8HiQMA1S pic.twitter.com/5HGsmHvPlE — Jeff Bezos…

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