Malaysia looks at drones for postal delivery

Malaysia looks at drones for postal delivery

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Malaysia: Malaysia wants to explore the potential of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drones, for the postal and parcel delivery industry. At a network session between Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and the Association of Malaysian Express Carriers, it was concluded that drones can deliver a maximum load of one kilogram, to a distance of 10 kilometers. MCMC’s digital ecosystem chief Datuk Mohd Ali Hanafiah Mohd Yunus said, “MCMC as the monitoring agency is prepared to bring the relevant agencies including the Civil Aviation Department to study the use of drones in postal and parcel delivery.”

Source: Bernama