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Thursday, September 1, 2011
A Use for Quadrotor UAV's
Finally. Matternet is developing models for delivery of critical high-value supplies (like medicine) in parts of the world that lack roads and security infrastructure. Not surprisingly, the company's in-box is currently at Singularity University in Silicon Valley.
Below is a test flight of a quadrotor (not Matternet's model) at Stanford.