Drone deliveries are no longer a thing of the future as demand surges for the unmanned aerial vehicles.
TechRepublic’s Karen talks with Yariv Bash, the CEO of FlyTrex about the increased use of drones during the COVID-19 pandemic. The following is an edited transcript of their conversation.
Karen Roby: Tell us about the drone delivery business as it stands today.
Yariv Bash: As you might as well notice, the delivery drones have been a promise for many years now. [Jeff] Bezos [owner of Amazon] spoke about that like five years ago. And since then, you’re not getting your hamburger [delivered via] drone, most likely in the States or anywhere in the world. But in the past two years, the FAA really decided to push that forward. It began with an executive order from President Trump almost two