Amazon Drones Might Be On Your Doorstep Soon

April 10, 2015 1:28 PM

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Drones tend to be a polarizing subject. Some hate them, citing a number of reasons, while others think that they can pave the way for a more efficient future. In the later camp sits Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon. His company received a second go ahead from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to begin testing of Amazon drones for package delivery. Amazon berated the FAA earlier this year, claiming that the administration took so long to come to a reasonable decision that the technology Amazon had developed was now obsolete.

Back in 2013, Bezos stated that he believes drones could dramatically lower the time and manpower needed to get packages where they need to go. Called Amazon Prime Air, the unmanned aircraft vehicles could deliver a package of less than five pounds within thirty minutes of ordering. The big upshot f...

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