31Jan/20
UPS, Henry Schein Testing Medical-Supply Drone Deliveries

UPS, Henry Schein Testing Medical-Supply Drone Deliveries

UPS is keeping the drone-delivery dream alive after announcing a partnership this week with a Fortune 500, medical-solutions distributor Henry Schein, Inc. will be testing several drone-delivery use cases with UPS Flight Forward to develop new models to transport medical supplies. “Healthcare and life science logistics are strategic priorities for UPS, and the testing of this…

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29Jan/20
Drones May Someday Deliver Genetic Tests to Save Kids’ Lives

Drones May Someday Deliver Genetic Tests to Save Kids’ Lives

One of America’s largest accountancy-auditing companies is helping a San Diego research hospital potentially save the lives of children via drone technology. Deloitte and Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine are teaming up to explore drone delivery for medical samples from the hospital to the lab for genomic testing. When minutes count, an aerial delivery…

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28Jan/20
Drone Deal: Draganfly Acquires DroneLogics

Drone Deal: Draganfly Acquires DroneLogics

Two Canadian drone companies are celebrating the new year by merging in a multi-million-dollar deal. Saskatchewan-based Draganfly is acquiring Dronelogics in a agreement that includes a $1.5 million payout to the Vancouver-based company’s shareholders Dronelogics is known as a “solutions integrator for custom robotics, hardware and software that provides,” according to a company statement. Services…

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27Jan/20
Hydrogen-fueled Drones Will Inspect U.S. Gas Pipeline

Hydrogen-fueled Drones Will Inspect U.S. Gas Pipeline

Public-safety drone consultancy Skyfire Consulting has announced a partnership with UAV company Doosan Mobility Innovation and hydrogen-fuel service provider ReadyH2 to tackle a pipeline-inspection project for an unnamed American company. Doosan will deploy a hydrogen-powered octocopter and use ReadyH2’s on-Public-safety drone consultancy Skyfire Consulting has announced a partnership with UAV company Doosan Mobility Innovation and hydrogen-fuel service provider ReadyH2 to tackle…

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