California-based Volansi continues its ascent as a global leader in autonomous drone deliveries with another in a series of important business development announcements.

Flying VTOL BVLOS in Senegal

The flurry of moves by the Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) solution provider has spanned continents and partners alike. Most recently, Volansi revealed it had become the first company approved to run Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) in Senegal. Volansi considers that foothold – and the broad range of operation the BVLOS green-light affords – vital in its objectives to broaden automated drone cargo delivery across West Africa and the vast continent.

The stakes involved could be enormous. 

African clients have become major users of drone deliveries for a wide range of goods. As DroneDJ noted just this week, automated medical delivery specialist Zipline has been expanding its life-saving delivery of supplies, pharmaceuticals, and vaccines in Rwanda and Ghana….