Unmanned Vehicles

NASA, UAS Startup Complete Delivery Flight Tests »

The nation's first FAA-approved package deliveries by unmanned aerial system – a sign of things to come – took place Friday as a series of short test flights that took medicine to a rural health clinic in Virginia. The event, conducted by NASA's Langley Research Center and Flirtey Inc., an Australian company, demonstrated the potential uses for door-to-door UAS deliveries. More

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