How realistic are the drones from Amazon?




How realistic are the drones from Amazon?


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Last week did the shop giant Amazon worldwide attention draw to publish a package was not delivered by a human postman video on a drone. Amazon test, as they say, the delivery of packets with drones so a delivery time of to realize 30 minutes. The internet department hopes that the U.S. aviation authorities in 2015 giving permission to offer. Prime Air Service

The Dutch company Delft Dynamics has been developing for ten years several drones and is currently working on a large drones project for defense:. Autonomous Quickly Deployable Multicopter for Overview and Security (ASIMOV) Arnout de Jong, director of Delft Dynamics, had after see the promo video from Amazon soon have doubts about the feasibility of “worried chaperones. Yet the danger of falling drones disagree biggest objection, technically, there is the idea of ​​Amazon still makes much more. For example, the battery life is very limited at this time. According Delft Dynamics average multicopter after about 15 minutes should be forced to make a landing to get a new battery. And another major stumbling block is the unclear legislation, which both the U.S. and the Netherlands (yet) prohibits commercial drones to enter airspace.


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