UPS launches drone business

Business News July 24, 2019 / 8:26 AM / Updated an hour ago UPS launches drone business, seeks to certify multiple pilots Lisa Baertlein 3 Min Read LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N), the world’s largest package delivery firm, on Tuesday unveiled its drone delivery subsidiary and said it has applied for the Federal Aviation Administration certifications needed to expand the business. FILE PHOTO: The logo of United Parcel Service is seen at the new package sorting and delivery UPS hub in Corbeil-Essonnes and Evry, southern Paris, France, June 26, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N), the world’s largest package delivery firm, on Tuesday unveiled its drone delivery subsidiary and said it has applied for the Federal Aviation Administration certifications needed to expand the business. The launch of UPS Flight Forward marks the latest move in the battle between UPS, Amazon.com Inc […]

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