Amazon is bringing the latest drone station plan to give the repair services on roaming vehicles like cars, trucks, & boats & etc. Amazon has already taken the patent for their mobile drone stations plan & development work.
Amazon is planning to build the company’s major drone station to deliver the dream into a reality with talented engineers. Amazon is trying to create the wide range of patents from constructing a drone station & beehive to a mobile shipping station that also work as the parachute. This network build by Amazon for mobile charging & repairing drone stations travel around on aerial vehicles. The features are divided into points as below:
According to the patent trademark drone stations on “locomotives, container ships, road tractors or other vehicles, and equipped with systems for loading one or more items onto the aerial vehicle, and for launching or retrieving the aerial vehicle while the intermodal vehicles are in motion.”
In more simpler words, the patent file publishing of Amazon reveals that – Intermodal vehicles can load the materials in the aerial vehicle or drones, & these drones will deliver the items to the directed areas. These intermodal vehicles can be of variety ranges like coupled locomotives, container ships, road tractors or other mobile vehicles. These intermodal vehicles or drones will be equipped with systems for loading one or more items. Also, there will be options for launching or retrieving the aerial vehicle while the intermodal vehicles are in motion.
Beside this, the intermodal vehicles may be loaded with replacement parts, or inspection tools, & designed to get the servicing or inspections on aerial vehicles within the intermodal vehicles or drone stations while the vehicles are in motion.
Not only that but the patent’s images published by Amazon also shows a mobile drone station maintenance facilities & format. The maintenance facility is designed with a door on the top which allows the drones from the different operations to land for the service, inspection & etc. These drones take off vertically after they have provided with enough charging or repairing or for the loading of the products from the drone station. These all operations are planned to maintain in the moving vehicles.
One thing is sure that Amazon has already taking a modern approach for using the latest technology of drones & automatic applications for business purposes. According to Amazon, this patent plan of using the drone technology will be launched very soon & this drone process will be soon used by many different business organizations as well.