Alibaba’s Drones Deliver Packages to Islands – UAS VISION

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba announced that it has used unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), commonly known as drones, to deliver packages over water for the first time. Three drones carrying a total six boxes of passionfruit with a combined weight of around 12 kilograms flew from Putian in East China’s Fujian province to nearby Meizhou Island on…