Wuhan uses unmanned delivery drones to deliver medical and biological supplies.

China is using unmaned delivery drones to deliver medical and biological materials to hospitals around Wuhan.

The vehicles, created by JD Logistics, are unmanned, thus reducing the person-to-person contact times and freeing up other logistical resources.

What general issue(s) is this addressing?

Real-time data collection, sharing, and analysis, Health and safety of responders

What specific issue is this solution intended to address?

It is important to identify who may have a fever as it is a sympton of COVID-19. However, it is dangerous and a use of human resources to put medical professionals in large crowds. This innovation partially solves both of these problems.

Organisations/ institutions involved

Zhongguancun Science City Administrative Committee; Shangtang Technology; Beijing's Haidan District

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