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FAA clears Amazon’s fleet of Prime Air drones for liftoff

The Federal Aviation Administration has issued Amazon permission to begin conducting delivery drone operations. Amazon’s Prime Air drone project has been in the works since 2013. The online retail giant received permission to begin testing drone deliveries in June 2019. “Amazon Prime Air’s concept uses autonomous UAS to safely and […]
FAA clears Amazon’s fleet of Prime Air drones for liftoff
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Amazon has a lot of questions to answer about its new drone service

Amazon officials left a lot of questions unanswered when they announced the company’s new drone-delivery service this week. The drones’ physical and technical limitations would seem to significantly constrain how and where they will be used. They also would seem to require Amazon to build out a vast new network […]
Amazon has a lot of questions to answer about its new drone service