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UPS just won FAA approval to fly as many delivery drones as it wants

October 5th, 2019 at 12:49 pm » Comments Off

But don’t expect your next package delivery via drone UPS announced that it has received government approval to operate a “drone airline.” Don’t expect your next package to arrive directly on your doorstep by a drone, though: UPS says it will first use this certification to build a drone delivery network for hospital campuses around […]

UPS and Latch are expanding in-building deliveries to 10 more cities

January 30th, 2019 at 3:56 pm » Comments Off

After launching apparently successful pilot runs in San Francisco and New York, UPS announced today plans to expand its in-building delivery service to 10 additional U.S. cities. In mid-2019, the parcel service will be adding Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, Houston, Dallas, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Boston, Miami and Seattle.

Why UPS Finds Drones Interesting

October 5th, 2016 at 6:01 am » Comments Off

  The package delivery giant is testing drones for sending medical items to rural locations. The United Parcel Service has high hopes for drones. In late September, the package delivery giant and a drone startup, CyPhy Works, said they had successfully tested a drone delivery, in which a flying robot delivered an asthma inhaler to […]

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