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UK tests drone to deliver medical supplies to remote areas

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UK tests drone to deliver medical supplies to remote areas

UK tests drone to deliver medical supplies to remote areas

In the Isle of Wight, a successful trial that used a drone to deliver medical supplies from the mainland has implications for isolated communities everywhere.

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