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Iceland set to become island of drone deliveries


Aha CEO Maron Kristofersson holding a mobile phone displaying information for the delivery of a package by a drone manufactured by Flytrex as it sits nearby, in Reykjavík, Iceland. Flytrex’s drones will fly more than 2.5 kilometres (1.6 mile) across a large bay that separates two parts of the city, delivering for online marketplace Aha. — Bloomberg

Aha CEO Maron Kristofersson holding a mobile phone displaying information for the delivery of a package by a drone manufactured by Flytrex as it sits nearby, in Reykjavík, Iceland. Flytrex’s drones will fly more than 2.5 kilometres (1.6 mile) across a large bay that separates two parts of the city, delivering for online marketplace Aha. — Bloomberg

An autonomous drone delivery company has started commercial operations in Reykjavik, Iceland, one of the first in the world to offer the service on demand. 

Tel Aviv-based Flytrex’s drones will fly more than 2.5 kilometres (1.6 mile) across a large bay that separates two parts of the city, delivering for online marketplace Aha, company chief executive officer Yariv Bash said in an interview. 

   

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