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Boeing Bets on Cargo Drones as the ‘Future of Transport’

Posted January 12, 2018

Under Logistics & Supply Chain Issues

(Shefali Kapadia – Supply Chain Drive)

Boeing has developed an unmanned air vehicle prototype designed to carry 500 pounds of cargo, according to a company press release.

“The goal is to grow into a large-scale cargo platform,” David Neely with Boeing Research and Technology said in a video. “You can change the way that the world connects. You can change the way that we deliver goods.”

Boeing said its prototype will be used as a base for future developments of unmanned and autonomous air systems. Click here to read more.

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