// IP Marketing video - START// IP Marketing video - END

Amazon to begin testing delivery drones in India

Amazon to begin testing delivery drones in India

PanARMENIAN.Net - Amazon will begin testing its Prime Air delivery drones in India, according to Digital Spy.

The online retailer has been unable to trial the service in its native U.S. due to legislation restricting the use of drones over populated areas.

India is yet to formally draw up laws limiting drone usage, allowing Amazon to carry out over-the-air deliveries in Mumbai and Bangalore.

However, Mumbai police have expressed concerns that the flying contraptions could be used to carry bombs if they become commonplace, reports Ubergizmo.

The Prime Air Drone, an octocopter that weighs 25kg, is capable of carrying up to 2.26kg at speeds of 80kph.

In the U.S., the use of "model aircraft" for commercial purposes has been prohibited since 2007.

 Top stories
Hailing it as the "most advanced Kindle e-reader ever," the next-generation Kindle Oasis is the first waterproof Kindle, with a rating of IPX8.
Apparently, they plan to replace the "send via DM" icon on the bottom right portion of tweets with an overflow menu.
The app supports Armenian, Russian and English languages, and has already partnered with a number of cafés, pizza places and restaurants.
"The app has gone through a normal growth process, with no global PR promotion having been implemented yet," Avanesyan said.
Partner news