Automation, Electrification Core To UPS Flight Forward’s Strategy

UPS Flight Forward Alia autonomous
UPS Flight Forward plans to use Beta’s Alia as a small feeder aircraft, with autonomous operation as the eventual goal.
Credit: UPS Flight Forward
UPS’s drone airline subsidiary UPS Flight Forward has embarked on a strategy of deploying autonomous and remotely operated aircraft across a range of use cases from medical delivery drones to large feeder aircraft. UPS Flight Forward (UPSFF) was established in June 2019 and received the first FAA...
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