From the Roanoke Times:
WISE — The unmanned aerial vehicles carrying medicines to the Remote Area Medical clinic Friday might be making history, but it’s the future they promise to deliver that has kept Jack Kennedy talking drones for more than three years.
“RAM is but one application,” said Kennedy, the clerk of court in Wise County who has become a champion for space and science research in Southwest Virginia — particularly for efforts to keep the region at the cutting edge of drone technology.
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