Will This Amazon Drone Self Destruct?

Amazon patents self-destructing drone that falls apart in an emergencyAmazon

Will This Amazon Drone Self Destruct In An Emergency? Recent news reports indicate that Amazon has patented a self-destructing drone that falls apart in an emergency. One of the big worries about delivery drones is what happens if something goes wrong mid-delivery? We don’t want people’s parcels (or the drones carrying them) falling from the sky, causing damage and injury. Well, Amazon thinks…

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Mercedes Plans More Drone Deliveries

Mercedes Plans More Drone DeliveriesDaimler AG

After 100+ Perfect Flights, Mercedes Plans More Drone Deliveries An interesting article was published in Bloomberg Technology regarding Mercedes-Benz and drone delivery. Mercedes-Benz, after conducting the biggest test using drones to ship everyday items, said: “the mini aircraft completed 100 drop-offs to strategically placed vans in Zurich with a perfect safety record and more deliveries are planned for next year”. About 50 individual…

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New Electric Van Features Drone Delivery Option

New Electric Van Features Drone Delivery OptionWorkhorse Group

New Workhorse Electric Van Features Drone Delivery Option Workhorse Group, a provider of electric mobility solutions to the commercial transportation sector, is taking drone delivery to the next level. The company introduced the electric W-15 pickup, and now it’s unveiled an electric van for delivery drivers, featuring an optional integrated HorseFly Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Package Delivery System. The Workhorse…

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New Trump Policy Leads To More Drone Testing?

New Trump Policy Leads To More Drone TestingOlivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images

New Trump Policy Leads To More Drone Testing For Amazon and Google In U.S. Cities According to an article published by Recode, it looks tech giants like Google and Amazon, could soon partner and begin testing drones in more cities and states thanks to a new policy put forward by President Donald Trump. These and other experiments still must obtain the…

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Agreement for Drone Delivery Development

Agreement for Drone Delivery DevelopmentDrone Delivery Canada

Drone Delivery Canada and Wolseley Canada Sign Agreement for Drone Delivery Development Ontario based drone technology company Drone Delivery Canada (DDC) has announced it has signed an agreement with Wolseley Canada Inc. to collaborate on the potential implementation of a drone delivery solution to expand Wolseley Canada’s distribution capabilities. DDC is a publicly listed company trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange focuses on the design, development,…

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Emergency Defibrillator Drone Delivery Program

Emergency Defibrillator Drone Delivery ProgramFlirtey

New Emergency Defibrillator Drone Delivery Program From Flirtey Drone delivery service, Flirtey announced an exciting new partnership with REMSA, a community-integrated emergency medical services provider, to launch the first automated external defibrillator (AED) drone delivery service in the United States. Cardiac arrest is the leading cause of natural death in America, with more than 350,000 out-of-hospital cases each year, according to the American…

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Introducing The New Matternet Station

Matternet Unveils the Matternet StationMatternet

Matternet Unveils the Matternet Station Matternet, a leading developer of an advanced technology platform for on-demand aerial delivery, has announced the Matternet Station. The Metternet Station enables fully-automated ground operations for Matternet customer networks. It’s the third and final technology component for enabling Matternet’s vision of distributed, peer- to- peer logistics networks. It is integrated with Matternet’s autonomous M2 Drone…

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Drone Delivery Is Coming To Dubai

Drone Delivery Is Coming to Dubai by 2018Razan Alzayani / Bloomberg

Drone Delivery Is Coming To Dubai by 2018 The fleet will start with just five UAVs but is expected to grow toward 100 vehicles.  Drone delivery is coming to the Dubai, the largest city in the United Arab Emirates, as early as March of 2018, according to the Khaleej Times. Eniverse Technologies, an autonomous unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) delivery company…

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Flirtey Leads In Drone Delivery

Flirtey Leads In Drone DeliveryFlirtey

Flirtey Leads In Drone Delivery, Dominating The Industry Flirtey, the world’s leading drone delivery service, commemorates big milestones in aviation history. July marks the 2nd anniversary of the first ever FAA-approved drone delivery in the U.S. and the 1st anniversary of the first drone delivery to a customer’s home. On July 17th, 2015, in collaboration with NASA, Flirtey conducted the first-ever FAA-approved drone delivery when…

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First Trial Delivery Using a Drone

ZTO Successfully Completes First Trial Delivery Using a DroneUAV Experts / Atlanta Hobby

First Trial Delivery Using a Drone Successfully Completed By ZTO Express ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: ZTO) (“ZTO” or the “Company”), a leading express delivery company in China, today announced that it successfully completed its first trial delivery using a drone in an industrial park in Zhejiang Province. The drone, developed by a domestic drone producer and custom designed for ZTO, flew 14.0 kilometers…

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