Virginia

Wing Drone Delivery Teams Up With Doordash In Australia

Wing drone delivery teams up with DoorDash in Australia

Together, DoorDash and Alphabet’s Wing will make it easier for people to have their purchases delivered to them by drone. A limited percentage of DoorDash customers in Logan, Australia, will be able to purchase certain convenience and supermarket goods using…

Droneup Invest $27.2M To Create 655 New Jobs In Virginia

DroneUp invest $27.2M to create 655 new jobs in Virginia

On Wednesday, Governor Glenn Youngkin announced that DroneUp, LLC, a drone services provider, will invest a total of $27.2 million in expanding its headquarters in the City of Virginia Beach and establishing a testing, training, and research and development center…

Walmart Expands Drone Delivery To 4 Million New Homes

Walmart expands drone delivery to 4 million new homes

American supermarket chain Walmart is expanding its drone delivery service to reach four million new households in six states (really?). Together with its partner, DroneUp, Walmart expects to make more than a million drone deliveries per year. The cost to…

Using Drones To Deliver Supplies In Emergency Situations

Using drones to deliver supplies in emergency situations

The Roanoke County Fire and Rescue crews are testing the use of drones to deliver supplies in emergency situations to crews and victims. In Roanoke County, Virginia, the fire department has started testing with the use of drones to deliver…