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Amazon to Launch Delivery Drones in the UK and Italy


The introduction of Amazon's Prime Air drone package delivery technology to foreign countries has been revealed.


Drone deliveries of items will be an option for customers in the UK, Italy, and a third unnamed US city starting in late 2024.


Packages up to five pounds can be delivered in an hour by the existing Prime Air service, which has been running in the US for about a year.


The MK30 drone, which is quieter, smaller, and lighter than its predecessors, will be part of Prime Air's expansion.


MK30 can fly twice as far to reach customers who live farther away from Amazon's fulfilment networks due to its creative design. In order to guarantee delivery even in inclement weather, the MK30 can also function in a variety of weather scenarios.


The incorporation of drone deliveries into Amazon's current delivery network is one of the most notable breakthroughs. Drone deliveries were previously made from separate Prime Air Delivery Centers.


In order to expedite the entire delivery process, drones will now share logistics space with Flex delivery vehicles and conventional delivery vans. With this connection, customers will receive their products faster.


To guarantee the security and scalability of its drone service, Amazon claims to have worked with local communities in the US, the UK, Italy, and the EU as well as national and international regulators.


Although particular US, UK, and Italian towns have not yet been revealed, Amazon csnt hide this information forever.


This expansion signifies a significant milestone in Amazon’s commitment to revolutionising the future of retail and providing ultra-fast, same-day package deliveries.

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