UAS Deliver Blood In Rwanda, Target Zika For USAID
WASHINGTON—U.S. startup Zipline International has begun using unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to deliver blood for transfusions in Rwanda. Operations were launched Oct. 4 from Kigali, Rwanda’s capital, and a fleet of 15–20 air vehicles is expected to make up to 150 flights a day to 21 rural health...
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