Drone deliveries to anchored ships one step closer towards 2020 reality

The delivery drone, which can carry a 4kg package, has been undergoing extensive tests since July 2018 although work started on the concept two years ago.
The delivery drone, which can carry a 4kg package, has been undergoing extensive tests since July 2018 although work started on the concept two years ago.PHOTO: WILHELMSEN

SINGAPORE - Hungry sailors anchored out in Singapore waters could soon be able to enjoy pizzas delivered by drone, thanks to a new service that could be shipshape next year.

The delivery drone, which can carry a 4kg package, has been undergoing extensive tests since July 2018 although work started on the concept two years ago.

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