Abstract

The unusual look of Amazon’s delivery drone combines elements of both fixed-wing aircraft, such as traditional passenger aeroplanes, and rotocraft such as helicopters, in a design that looks like neither. But despite its unusual looks the boxy drone has been designed with the requirements of its door-to-door delivery duty in mind.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
Publication statusPublished - 2 Dec 2015

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