7-11 already has the proximity which is important bc drones can’t fly far or carry much due to batteries – A
With a chicken sandwich, hot coffee and donuts, aviation history was made Friday.
These were among the items in the first drone delivery on US soil approved by aviation officials, made by convenience retailer 7-Eleven and the drone startup Flirtey.
The delivery took place in Reno, Nevada, with the items loaded into a special box for hot and cold food and flown to a local family.
“We’re absolutely thrilled to have 7-Eleven, the largest convenience chain in the world, embracing new technologies and working with us at Flirtey to make drone delivery a reality for customers all over the world,” said Flirtey chief executive Matt Sweeny.