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Amazon publicly debuted the new drone at its re:MARS conference (Machine Learning, Automation, Robotics and Space) in Las Vegas. The new drone features a hybrid design, meaning it can perform vertical takeoffs and landings like a helicopter. However, the drone can also shift to an airplane mode once it is in the air for efficient, aerodynamic flight.
Amazon intends the new drones to fly up to 15 miles and deliver packages under five pounds to customers in less than 30 minutes.. . . more