Drone Delivery Canada signs commercial agreement with Air Canada

Drone Delivery Canada has confirmed that it has entered into an agreement which will see Air Canada Cargo market and sell DDC’s drone delivery services. Effective from May 29, it is hoped that sales will benefit from Air Canada Cargo’s marketing and general platforms and resources. Depending on the terms of the Agreement and subject to DDC obtaining required regulatory approvals, DDC is expecting to build and operate up to 150,000 drone delivery routes in Canada. The routes will include timetables, flight schedules, payload capacities, type of drones to be deployed, and payment terms. As part of the agreement, DDC’s
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FAA awards Wing Aviation with first air carrier certification for drone delivery

US transportation secretary Elaine L. Chao has confirmed the FAA has given a Certification of Commercial Package Delivery to Wing Aviation. A first for a drone delivery company, the certification paved the way for the Alphabet-owned firm to to begin commercial package delivery in Blacksburg, VA. Wing partnered with the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership and Virginia Tech, as one of the participants in the Transportation Department’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot Program. Elaine Chao commented: “This is an important step forward for the safe testing and integration of drones into our economy. Safety continues to be our Number One priority as
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