- It says the trial will last three days and be limited to areas within a one-hour flight of its distribution centres in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou.
- Alibaba is using its drones to deliver orders for a specific type of ginger tea, helping limit the maximum weight of the packages to 340g (12oz).
- A video released by Alibaba indicates it will use quadcopter drones that fly far beyond the sightlines of their operators, traveling over roads, rivers and buildings before landing in open spaces close to apartment blocks.
Alibaba begins drone delivery trials
2. 5. 15 by Amber Raynolds