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Over the Horizon Drone delivery to Ships aids Navigation and Medical Aid

06 May 2020   (0 Comments)
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BVLOS (Beyond Visual Line of Sight) Drone deliveries of medicines and important small items are now proven as feasible, minimising navigational risks to vessels and aiding separation to protect personnel.

F-drones, a Singapore-based startup, has completed the first commercial BVLOS drone delivery in Singapore on 19 April 2020. The drone delivered 2 kg of vitamins over 2.7 km in 7 minutes, to a ship managed by Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS).

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