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Amazon describes how it wants delivery drones to fly

Amazon drone plan

Some of the biggest players in the world of commercial drones are drawing up plans for how to safely manage the growing flock of unmanned vehicles in what are quickly becoming crowded skies.

Why remotely piloted airliners are not the solution to aircraft accidents

Remote airliner

Analysis: In the wake of the Germanwings crash, some pundits and other experts are suggesting remotely piloted airliners as a viable remedy for incapacitated — or even rogue — pilots.

But as an airline captain, I can't picture an airliner completely reliant on ground-based guidance, data and analysis.

US Postal Service Looks into Drone deliveries

Drone

The United States Postal Service (USPS) has released a shortlist of companies bidding to build its next generation of delivery vehicles — and an Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) company is among them. Workhorse Group could be delivering packages for the U.S. government through an electric delivery truck, called the Workhorse, and its Horsefly eight-rotor UAS as early as 2018.

Quadcopter flown ‘deliberately’ at passenger plane in near-miss incident

Quadcopter

Extreme turbulence. Drunk passengers. Birds in the engine. Jerks with laser pens. Bombs in underpants. Missiles fired from war zones. Catastrophic mechanical failure.

Amazon 2020: Revenge of the Drones

Amazon drones

December 21, 2020: live blog reports from across the United States describe a virtual state of war as hackers have apparently taken over Amazon's drone-based package delivery service.

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