Festo FreeMotionHandling

They have done it again, Festo thinking out of the box. Both gripping and flying have long been a topic for the Bionic Learning Network....

Malawi tests first unmanned aerial vehicle flights for HIV early infant diagnosis

The Government of Malawi and UNICEF have started testing the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs or drones) to explore cost effective ways of...

Australia Post mulls drone delivery trial

Australia Post boss, Ahmed Fahour told the Australian Financial Review Business Summit today (16 March) that the company is considering trialing the use of drones...

Maersk makes ship to ship drone cookie delivery

“We’ll try and get some distance between us and the vessel, as much as we can while keeping visibility through the fog,” says Kuhn,...

Delivery drone, white van man head to head race on UK TV

A spot of fun and a great advert for the Yuneec Tornado.  Filmed for ITV's It's not Rocket Science the depot to door delivery...

Airbus unit, CAAS to trial using drones for parcel delivery

Airbus Helicopters, a division of Airbus, and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to conduct Unmanned Aircraft...

Africa:- Mobisol consider using customer roofs to charge delivery drones.

Hummm on so many levels. But lets bring it back to the most basic. Its going to take along time to charge each multirotor...

Rwanda:- Agreement signed with Zipline to use drones for delivery of essential medical products

Today, the Government of Rwanda signed an agreement framework with Zipline Inc. to implement a first autonomous system for the delivery of blood products...

Duke University researcher: People aren’t ready for delivery drones

BY TODD FRANKEL Washington Post When Missy Cummings thinks about self-flying delivery drones – the kind that tech companies have been touting as being just...

Reuters:- Google files patent for drone ‘delivery receptacle’

  BY DEBORAH M. TODD Google's secretive drone delivery project could include a component designed to store packages securely. A patent filed Tuesday in the United States...