Cargo Delivery by Drone: Commercial Viability
Raya Airways of Malaysia is testing the commercial viability of cargo delivery by drone in Kuala Lumpur, using cargo drones from Pen Aviation.
Raya Airways is performing a Proof of Commercialization (POC) project with Pen Aviation to demonstrate the commercial viability of cargo delivery by drone in the region. Raya hopes to be the first Malaysian freight service provider in ASEAN to operate cargo drones.
The POC will use the PEN55V, Pen Aviation’s medium size cargo drone. Raya plans to add a “Drone-As-a-Service” (DaaS) to it’s range of offerings, operating a mixed fleet of PEN55V and PEN1360V heavy lift cargo drones.
Drone delivery services like medical drone delivery and just in time industrial delivery have already proven successful in the commercial…