Drones To Deliver Amazon Packages In 30 Minutes
The online retail giant has revealed plans to use flying robots in its order fulfillment services in the next few years.
At the end of his interview with correspondent Charlie Rose on 60 Minutes this week, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos revealed his biggest investment yet in the ongoing quest for customer satisfaction: “Octocopter” drones that fly products directly from an Amazon warehouse to your doorstep in 30 minutes.
When Rose first saw the small drones sitting on a tabletop, he was genuinely shocked, having had only vague hints that Amazon would reveal a new project during the inteview. Bezos teased Rose during a tape change, saying “If you can guess what it is, then… I will give you half my fortune and send you to Vegas with it.”