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The Health-Care Startup That’s Fast-Tracking Drone Delivery

Zipline, which operates a fleet of more than 100 medical supply drones in Africa, could soon be moving medical supplies in the U.S

Mar 26 · 5 min read
A technician installs a small cardboard box with a paper parachute in a drone prior to its launch, on October 12, 2016 in Muhanga, Rwanda. Photo: Stephanie Aglietti/AFP via Getty Images

By Ira Boudway

In early March, a hospital in Rwanda needed blood urgently for a patient with a leg injury. The patient’s…

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