Delivery by Drone

Matternet Announces Urban Drone Delivery Network In Switzerland

Matternet announces urban drone delivery network in Switzerland

Matternet will start developing an urban drone delivery network in Switzerland on January 1, 2023. The company announced this in a press release. To this end, Matternet is taking over all drone-related activities from the Swiss Post. Matternet will be…

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…

Faa Approves Airworthiness Criteria For Wingcopter 198 Delivery Drone

FAA approves Airworthiness Criteria for Wingcopter 198 delivery drone

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved the airworthiness criteria for the Wingcopter 198 delivery drone, marking an important milestone in the type certification process in the United States. Wingcopter, a pioneer in German drone delivery, is thrilled to announce…

Dallas Residents Can Have Groceries Delivered By Drone From Today

Groceries delivered by drone for Dallas residents starting today

Residents of Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, can have their groceries delivered by drone from drugstore chain Walgreens starting today. To this end, Walgreens has partnered with Google’s sister company, Wing. It is the first time Wing will offer its drone delivery…

Docu: The Failure Of Drone Delivery

Why drone delivery has failed to deliver on its promises

In 2013, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos surprised friends and foes with the announcement that Amazon would be using drones to deliver packages to customers. FedEx, UPS and DHL later followed with plans for parcel delivery drones. But in 2022, drone…

Dairy Delivery By Drone During Tests In Norway

Dairy Delivery by drone during tests in Norway

In Norway, TINE is testing dairy Delivery by Drone in partnership with Aviant, a company that uses drones for the delivery of medical samples and products. The first delivery of dairy by drone took place in December. Project manager and…

Wingcopter Signs 16M Contract With Drone Delivery Company Spright

Wingcopter signs 16M contract with drone delivery company Spright

German drone company, Wingcopter signed a $16M contract with medical flight service provider Spright, which is currently building a health care drone delivery network across the US with more than 300 locations. Spright signed a purchase agreement with Wingcopter worth…