The California-based startup’s new machine takes to the skies just as the US is about to loosen rules governing drone operations.
Credit : Zipline
A couple of years ago, Zipline created a national drone delivery system to ship blood and drugs to remote medical centers in Rwanda. Now it has developed what it claims is the world’s swiftest commercial delivery drone, with a top speed of 128 kilometers an hour (a hair shy of 80 miles per hour).
Zipline is hoping its new fixed-wing aerial robot, which is both speedier and easier to... [Lire la suite]