Drone Delivery Service Takes Flight with LTE-utilizing Demonstration

November 22, 2016
by RNN

Rakuten, in collaboration with NTT DOCOMO, Inc. and Autonomous Control Systems Laboratory, Ltd. (ACSL), held the world's first successful demonstration of a drone delivery service operated via a smartphone LTE network, in Chiba City's National Strategic Special Zone.
This report brings you all the key scenes of this pioneering drone flight, from Rakuten Crimson House to the skies over Chiba.

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