Jingdong of UAV in Liu Qiangdong’s hometown sent first order

[Abstract] is different from the Amazon, Jingdong UAV is not the goods directly to the customer’s doorstep, but sent to the Jingdong’s rural promoters site.



delivery UAV model in Suqian Tiantong Temple Cao Ji Xiang Village neighborhood collective appearance (Tencent technology plan)

Tencent science and technology news (Guan Mufei) yesterday, Jingdong in Jiangsu, Suqian, rural areas sent out the first single UAV distribution operations. The trial operation showed a total of 3 UAVs, ranging from 10 kg to 15 kg, can automatically load and unload goods, delivery range of up to 5 km.

had the Jingdong in the UAV delivery has also done a lot of publicity, according to the official introduction of Jingdong, today sent the goods are ordered in the Jingdong on the villagers actual goods, then will continue to use the distribution of drones in Suqian. At present, Jingdong has been in four provinces to get a UAV air permit.

today, Jingdong take-off from Suqian City Cao Ji Xiang Tiantong um Village neighborhood, land for Cao Ji Xiang Sun Zhuang village Jingdong tuiguangyuan site, 5 km distance in a straight line, about 10 minutes one-way. That way on the bus to reporters accompanying the landing site, part of the road with the village of um is very bumpy, the nearest road and on both sides of the villagers in the sun for wheat, the vehicle caused great inconvenience.


Jingdong shows the UAV automatic loading process (Tencent technology plan)

in fact, with the rapid development of Jingdong channel sink strategy and the rapid development of rural electricity providers, how to solve the problem of the last mile of rural distribution increasingly prominent. Because the rural population density is relatively low, orders than the city and developed regions is so large, even every day only sporadic orders, delivery staff also need to drive delivery, in addition to the rural poor road conditions or terrain conditions, serious loss of time courier, resulting in a low efficiency of distribution and distribution cost high.


UAV monitoring center screen (Tencent technology plan)

Xiao Jun said that in the mountains of Yunnan, Guizhou, straight away from the distance of 15 km have to run for a long time, and the UAV can go straight line, the cost is a great savings.


UAV arrived at the landing point, landing (Tencent technology plan)

In addition

, and Amazon is different, the Jingdong will not UAV goods directly to the customer doorstep, but first sent to the Jingdong of rural tuiguangyuan site, and then completed by the promotion from the site to the homes of villagers in distribution. This model not only eliminates the trouble on the reporting route, but also makes Jingdong has a ready-made UAV distribution site, without additional construction.

for security reasons, Jingdong UAV is flying along a fixed route, tight >

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