Autonomous Drone Delivery System, 2014
This is a Autonomous Drone Delivery System. It was designed by WorkHorse. It is dated 2014. Its medium is carbon fiber, fiberglass, heat-resistant synthetic fiber. It is a part of the department.
HorseFly, a truck-launched autonomous drone, has been successfully tested with United Parcel Service and now makes package deliveries to homes in the Cincinnati area. Designed to integrate with online e-commerce, the goal is for cost-effective, sustainable deliveries that reduce extra miles of driving. Once a package is delivered, the drone returns to dock on the delivery truck.
It is credited
Courtesy of WorkHorse Group Inc..
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Road Ahead: Reimagining Mobility.