Flirtey and City of Reno receive FAA approval for drone delivery
Flirtey and City of Reno receive FAA approval for drone delivery beyond visual line of sight
"Flirtey's industry-leading technology is now approved for drone delivery beyond visual line of sight, a major milestone that brings life-saving and commercial drone delivery another step closer to your doorstep," said Flirtey Founder and CEO Matthew Sweeny.
Flirtey received BVLOS approval with its next-generation drone, which was specially designed to carry heavier payloads for longer distances, allowing Flirtey to deliver Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) and commercial packages.
"The City of Reno is proud to partner with Flirtey, the FAA, and our local IPP partners to enable drone delivery of AEDs to Washoe County residents," said City of Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve. "Public safety is our top priority, and the use of drones to provide life-saving AED technology to cardiac patients will save lives across our community."