Thanos bets big on delivery drone

Hyderabad: After successfully deploying drones in agri-operations, city-based drone technology company Thanos, which has now readied a prototype of a delivery drone, is hopeful of getting an opportunity to work with the armed forces as well as the e-commerce companies as supply chain partners.

“Having expertise in heavy payloads and high endurance, supply drop segment was an obvious choice for us. We wanted to build something that might take us a little closer towards having a market ready product for the future. It could find a use in delivery of spares and medical supplies to the battlefront or to remote places,” said Palleli Pradeep, Founder, Thanos.

In the e-commerce segment, the delivery drone could find a use in last mile connectivity or to reach places where on road travel is not possible or is difficult. It can also be used to speed up delivery, he said adding that it is working on a

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