Rodrigo de Oliveira Andrade writes for SciDev, part of the Guardian development network:

Another company working on UAVs, and taking an open-source approach, is Aria (Autonomous Roadless Intelligent Array) Logistics. “We are continuing the development of a fully autonomous system that does not involve human operators at all,” Arturo Pelayo, Aria’s co-founder, said. Pelayo was part of the same artificial intelligence project at Singularity University in Silicon Valley out of which Matternet emerged. “We are already securing air space in many countries to enable developers to test autonomous open-source systems of their own.”

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