Will Hospital Transport be the First Big Application for eVTOL? European Medical Drone Inks Deal to Purchase Dufour Aero2 Tilt Wings
Could hospital logistics be one of the first commercial applications for eVTOL? European Medical Drone signs Purchase Agreement with Dufour Aerospace
European Medical Drone is a Swedish drone services provider: focused on transporting critical supplies like blood, medicines, and medical equipment between hospitals by means of drone transportation. It’s a valuable service, and a way of optimizing the availability of medical resources.
Globally, medical applications have led the way in multiple sectors, including drone delivery. Now, European Medical Drone has signed a purchase agreement with Dufour Aerospace, the Swiss eVTOL manufacturer, for the development and purchase of 11 Aero2 uncrewed tilt-wing aircraft. “The agreement includes the delivery of one Aero2 X2.3 prototype aircraft in 2024 and 10 serial Aero2 aircraft with delivery starting in 2026. Savback Helicopters, Swedish helicopter vendor and partner of Dufour Aerospace, is assisting this…