Some time ago, Amazon already announced package delivery via drone, but then it calmed down around the project. Prime Air is set to debut later this year in California, USA.
In 2016, Amazon had already managed to successfully deliver by drone. That time Company tested delivery in the UK, here one fire tv stick and gave popcorn. After this beta test, things have calmed down regarding drone delivery. Now Amazon has just announced Drone delivery this year to start. Let’s start in Lockford, California, USA.
Hexacopter delivers order
In the press release, Amazon is self-deprecating and writes: “The promise of drone delivery has often felt like science fiction. We’ve been working to make this a reality for almost a decade.” In the meantime the challenges should have been mastered so that the exams could start before the end of this year. According to Amazon, Lockford residents are asked to help.
Amazon wants feedback on drone delivery. One would like to know how drone dropped deliveries in gardens or backyards. Lockford is set to become a pilot for Prime Air. Using a sense-and-avoid system, the drone should be able to independently detect and avoid obstacles. A hexacopter with six motors called the MK27-2 is used. Initially, users will be able to order limited items.
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Collection for delivery by drone:
- Amazon has announced that it will begin drone deliveries later this year. Let’s start in Lockford, California, USA.
- Residents should respond to how drones placed deliveries into gardens or backyards. At launch, only certain items can be ordered from Prime Air.
- A hexacopter with six motors called the MK27-2 is used. Using a sense-and-avoid system, the drone should be able to independently detect and avoid obstacles.
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