Amazon launched a video on their YouTube channel promoting their new Prime Air, a drone delivery service.
We’re excited about Prime Air — a future delivery system from Amazon designed to safely get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less using small unmanned aerial vehicles, also called drones. Prime Air has great potential to enhance the services we already provide to millions of customers by providing rapid parcel delivery that will also increase the overall safety and efficiency of the transportation system. Putting Prime Air into service will take some time, but we will deploy when we have the regulatory support needed to realize our vision.
At Adafruit, we toyed with the idea of using drones to deliver our packages two years ago. Mostly to remind folks about delivery deadlines for the holidays 😉
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