Australian Startups Zookal And Flirtey To Begin Delivering Textbook Orders By Drone

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http://techcrunch.com – As countries around the world gradually lift regulations on the use of commercial drones, a new startup called Flirtey hopes to turn Australia into a worldwide industry leader for the use of UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) in e-commerce deliveries. Flirtey plans to launch commercial drone delivery of textbooks purchased from Zookal for domestic customers in 2014 before expanding to the U.S. in 2015. The startup says this marks the first use of fully automated commercial zones for package delivery in the world. Other companies seeking to legitimize drones for commercial use include the U.S.-bas (IT news)