Beijing-based international express delivery company DHL-Sinotrans has launched a full automated drone delivery service under a strategic partnership with autonomous aircraft developer Ehang. The initial route, created for a DHL-Sinotrans customer, links the logistics company’s service center in Liaobu, Dongguan with the Songshanhu district of the city, which is in Guangdong Province. The flight by Ehang’s Falcon multicopter drone covers 8 km (5 mi.) and reduces one-way ...

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