Delivery

DRONEDEK eyes smart drone delivery growth as it secures second patent

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DRONEDEK has been granted its second patent for its DRONEDEK. The company describes its product as the “mailbox of the future smart delivery receptacle.” In a release detailing the news of the awarded patent, the company described that now drone delivery is on the horizon, the only thing more important than the drone is the receptacle.  It says its platform-agnostic delivery receptacle received claims allowing for a heated and cooled cargo area; opening up delivery of heated foods and cooled beverages as well as pharmaceutical drugs and more. DRONEDEK has also received patent protection for its bio-toxin and explosive sensing
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Irish university makes BVLOS insulin drone delivery in aviation first

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National University of Ireland Galway has completed a BVLOS diabetes drone delivery of insulin. From Connemara Airport to Inis Mor on the Aran Islands, the drone was given special research permission from the Irish Aviation Authority to show the possibility of future deliveries of this kind with planned drone corridors. The completion of the flight meant it became the first autonomous BVLOS Vodafone connected VTOL drone delivery of prescription medication and collection of patient blood sample for diabetes care. The IoT connected drone delivery operated in between commercial flights and was in contact with air space regulators at all times,
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