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Company: Matternet

We are creating the next paradigm for transportation using a network of unmanned aerial vehicles.


Matternet Resources

Papers
This paper provides information on drones, including drone technology and design, the potential uses for drones in various markets and industries, ongoing federal efforts to regulate drones, and how unmanned aircraft could change the way we live and work.




Matternet in the News

Trends
The dream of personal aerial transport appears tantalizingly within reach, as investors from Silicon Valley to Dubai vow to deliver the future of urban mobility, but rather than embracing that vision, policymakers should consider why flying vehicles are not only unpractical but also unnecessary. (November 10, 2017)

Trends
New strategic future initiative adVANce and Vision Van: Mercedes-Benz Vans is presenting the van of the future, and it's intelligent, interconnected, electric, and uses drones for delivery. (September 09, 2016)

Videos
Mercedes-Benz invests in Matternet to integrate vans and drones to change how people receive lightweight goods on demand; Matternet unveils its second generation drone. (September 08, 2016)

For Amazon, which seems determined to lead the field in drone delivery, the answer might come from a recently approved patent: docking stations for drones, installed on existing streetlights and various towers. (July 21, 2016)

The three companies are investigating specific uses of drone technology and examining the cost-effectiveness of these business ideas for the commercial use of logistics drones. (July 14, 2015)

Trends
Jeff Bezos says we're four or five years from drones being able to deliver small packages right to your house, largely because the company has to work with the FAA to make sure it's legally allowed to run the Prime Air program. (November 30, 2013)

Trends
"I believe we’re witnessing the birth of a new transportation mode, one that will take many years to develop and mature (but will probably happen sooner than we think)." (August 26, 2013)



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Matternet Our Mission. Make access to goods as frictionless and universal as access to information. Our products enable organizations around the world to build and ...
Matternet’s autonomous delivery drones can now refuel and reload by themselves
It's been almost exactly a year since Amazon first announced Prime Air, its efforts to make drones that can deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or ...
Ready to receive deliveries directly into your hands? While Amazon Prime’s one-day delivery may seem like an attractive prospect, Cambridge Consultants thinks a ...
rones have been used to deliver sunscreen to a conference in Palm Springs, Calif., and pizza to a family in New Zealand, but they’re also in the air for far more ...
Welcome to Transportation & Logistics Briefing, a new M-W-F morning email providing the latest news, data, and insight on how digital technology is ...
Matternet und Mercedes-Benz-Vans starten am Donnerstag einen Test mit Lieferdrohnen in Zürich – amtlich bewilligt. Leserreporter 8989
Drone delivery startup Flirtey has raised $16 million in Series A funding to bring its high-flying service to new customers, companies and possibly countries.
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