[sg16-avd] Amazon testing 'octocopter' package-delivery drones

John Grant j at ninetiles.com
Mon Dec 2 18:08:00 EST 2013

On 2 Dec 2013, at 19:57, Botzko, Stephen wrote:

> These of course are not piloted by humans, they are envisioning autonomous vehicles.  Here is another link which includes a short video:http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/171879-amazon-unveils-30-minute-prime-air-quadcopter-delivery-service-but-its-completely-impractical
> Extremetech loves the vision, but they see practical issues in the near term.

Noise must be an issue, too. Imagine a whole fleet of them droning away above your head all day. Maybe all night as well.

John Grant
Nine Tiles, Cambridge, England
+44 1223 862599 and +44 1223 511455

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