Medical Deliveries in Africa Using Drones
A LITTLE ABOUT US
1 in 5 children in Africa do not have access to life-saving vaccines
In 2015, donors pledged $7.5 billion to the global vaccine alliance GAVI to immunize millions of people worldwide. But challenges remain particular in transport as infrastructure particular in Africa is still quite immature. In Tanzania for example, only 8% of roads are paved.
Megdov was born to help bypass infrastructure challenges to deliver blood and vaccines utilizing its drone network. Using the "Jerrie" and well positioned droneports, Megdov has the capability to service large geographical areas.
Named after the first woman to fly solo around the world
Max Speed 102 km/h (63 mph) Cruise at 91km/h
RECEIVE ORDER AND LAUNCH
Carries Up to 1.5 Kg (3.3 lb) or 2 Units of Blood
70 km in 55 mins