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Amazon has touted shipping products using drones so long that it seems odd to learn UPS has beat them to the punch. The Verge report from this past week shows United Parcel Service appears to have worked out the logistics using an outside vendor to develop a drone based delivery system centralized around delivery trucks. The delivery truck becomes the hub in this new delivery method. Check out this video of the drone delivering the package from the UPS truck.
Watch this video for more detail of the UPS delivery drone objectives.