The government of Telangana started an ambitious project named 'Medicine From The Sky'. Through this project the government aims to deliver medicines and vaccines through drones. Drone trail will be held in Telangana's Vikarabad from 9 to 17 September.
Telangana is going to be the first state to start trials of Beyond Visual Line of Sight drone flights. It will deliver Covid-19 vaccines too.
The Indian drone delivery start-up firm named as Skye Air Mobility will be conducting the drone flights. They have also collaborated with Blue Dart Express to provide drone-based delivery.
In the first two days of the trail, the drones will be flying in the visual sight which can be seen through naked eyes. It will be flying between 500 to 700 meters from the base. These drone flights will take place for 9-10 kms distances and will be flown by certified pilots.