Operation Last-Mile: Critical Drone Delivery Testing Report

the target. The Deputy communicated with the LoadMaster on the phone and the LoadMaster relayed instructions to the RPIC. The team was able to successfully avoid the very tight tree and building obstacles and the package was delivered in less than 4 minutes. The night emergency drop zone was in this courtyard next to the doors.

(All times in minutes)

Test 7

Test 1

Night Courtyard

Results

Control

Difference

Number of Flights

1

15

-14

Distance (total feet)

1044.0

580.6

463.4

Time Ascending (Takeoff)

0.53

0.25

0.28

Time to Target

0.38

0.79

-0.41

Time on Target

1.95

0.68

1.27

Time Returning

0.27

0.25

0.02

Time Descending (Landing)

0.22

0.31

-0.09

Total Elapsed Time

3.35

2.28

1.07

Speed to Target (mph)

15.5

4.8

10.7

Speed Returning

22.2

15.2

7

Battery Consumption

18.00%

10.7%

7.27%

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