Drone startup, Wingcopter, has announced a new partnership with Kenya-based Astral Aerial Solutions. Astral Aerial is a subsidiary of well-established cargo airline Astral Aviation Ltd. Together, we will be able to provide world-class last-mile delivery solutions for Kenya, and subsequently beyond.
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“Teaming up with Astral Aerial gives us a strong partner with outstanding knowledge of the local markets and the air cargo industry. Combining this with our leading drone technology opens up huge possibilities in terms of providing rural areas with time-sensitive commodities – hopefully including a COVID-19 vaccine soon. This next exciting partnership allows us to deploy our technology for the benefit of mankind in even more countries – thus coming a little closer to our vision again,” explains Tom Plümmer, Co-Founder and CEO of Wingcopter.
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Watch the latest webinar of the Africa Health Business Symposium where Astral Aerial’s Geoffrey Nyaga highlighted how Wingcopter’s drone technology can improve medical deliveries in Africa and beyond (starting at 0:46 minutes).
Source: Press Release