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Supply Chain Brief: New U.S. Regulations Will Accelerate Drone Delivery Trials

Published: 04 October 2016

ID: G00317386

Analyst(s): Bart De Muynck , John Johnson

Summary

New rules provided by the Federal Aviation Administration will pave the way for the increased use of commercial drones in last-mile deliveries. This research outlines next steps for supply chain leaders who are considering the use of drones in their operations.

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What You Need to Know

Analysis

  • FAA's New Regulations Will Lead the Way to Commercialization
  • Drones Set to Take Flight in Supply Chain and Logistics Operations

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