Tag: Matternet

Skyguide and AirMap Deploy Low-Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) for...

Geneva/Madrid, March 12, 2019 - Skyguide, the Swiss air navigation service provider, and AirMap, the leading global airspace management platform for drones,...

Swiss U-Space Powers Life-saving Drone Pilot Program in Switzerland

Life-saving drones are taking off in Switzerland, thanks to a revolutionary pilot program announced yesterday by Swiss Post, the national postal service of Switzerland, and drone...

The Drone Superhighway Part 3: Beyond Sight and Autonomous

Last week, I wrote about drone traffic management systems and legal hurdles to the drone superhighway. If you haven't already read part one and...

How Drones Helped Fight Tuberculosis in Papua New Guinea

Few areas in the world as hard to penetrate as the dense jungles of Papua New Guinea. Roads are difficult to navigate under the...

Matternet Testing The First Real Drone Delivery System with Swiss Post

  Swiss Post, Swiss WorldCargo and Matternet are jointly testing the commercial use of logistics drones. The three companies are investigating specific uses of drone...

Doctors Without Borders Is Experimenting With Delivery Drones To Battle An...

Source: Fastcoexist It’s going to be a while before Amazon’s drones are delivering Christmas presents to anyone’s doorstep. But in the remote forests of Papua New...

Humanitarian drones to deliver medical supplies to roadless areas

Greek entrepreneur Andreas Raptopoulos saw drones being used to deliver pizza and set about solving a real problem When Domino's sent two pepperoni pizzas on...

Interview: Andreas Raptopoulos of Matternet – Lifesaving Drones

By Katie Couric Drones have gotten a pretty bad reputation. The word conjures up images of war, surveillance and "collateral damage," which means civilian deaths. "I...

Drone delivery service founder touts benefits of UAVs

In light of concerns over drones flying across Seattle, a representative for a drone delivery service makes the case that there are plenty of...