Google's Wing Drone Gets FAA Approval for Commercial Delivery


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Google's Wing Drone Delivery is the first to get FAA approval and clearance for commercial use. Wing's electric drones are powered by 14 propellers, nearly all of which are top-mounted to help carry loads of up to 1.5 kilograms (3.3 pounds). They're meant to deliver a wide range of everyday items, from food and drinks to medicine and emergency supplies.

Wing has been testing its autonomous drones in southwest Virginia. Wing already operates a commercial air delivery service in Australia, and ready to start trials in Europe, delivering to homes in Helsinki, Finland.
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rodneyriddler (L1)
Apr 24, 2019
What a time to be alive! I'm a little surprised they received FAA approval before the Amazon drones.
DealBuster2 (L4)
Apr 24, 2019
I'll bet Amazon was surprised as well!

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