Drone Supply Canada proclaims letter of intent with Astral Aerial Options in Kenya – Drones Information
Drone Delivery Canada Corp. (TSXV: FLT; OTC: TAKOF; Frankfurt: A2AMGZ or ABB.F) (the “Companies“or”DDC“) Is pleased to announce that, with the assistance of its sales representative Air Canada (TSX: AC), it has signed a letter of intent (“LOI”) With Astral Aerial Solutions Limited in Kenya with effect from September 28, 2020.
In accordance with the terms of the LOI, the parties will work with the local Kenya Civil Aviation Authority and will work together to identify and analyze market opportunities for DDC’s drone delivery solution in Kenya in order to work towards a final agreement for that market.
“As our first international opportunity, we are excited to be working with Astral Aerial on an agreement for DDC’s drone logistics solution in Kenya. There are numerous potential applications, from traditional last mile freight to mining, oil and gas, health, humanitarian aid and infrastructure inspection services. Astral Aerial’s parent company, Astral Aviation, has a global, award-winning reputation and we look forward to working with them, ”said Michael Zahra, President & CEO of DDC.
“We are honored to partner with Drone Delivery Canada and to learn from their experience in delivering innovative drone-based logistics platforms in Canada that can be used in Africa. Canadian technology can benefit various sectors in Africa, particularly healthcare and access to remote communities, ”said Sanjeev Gadhia, chairman of Astral Aerial Solutions and Astral Aviation.
About Astral Aerial Solutions Ltd.
Astral Aerial Solutions is a newly licensed drone operator based in Kenya whose mission is to create a drone revolution in Africa by adapting technology and innovation to solve Africa’s problem in a way that it can leap into the future. Astral Aerial’s vision is to offer the most innovative, flexible and cost-effective integrated solutions for UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) and UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems) that will have a lasting impact on customers.
Astral Aerial was ranked Africa’s Top 10 Tech Startups by Airbus in 2018 and received the IATA Cargo Innovation Award in 2017. The World Bank was recognized by the World Bank as a leader in data analysis and agricultural intelligence during its Disruptive Agricultural Technology competition.
Astral Aerial will provide innovative drone-based solutions for cargo delivery, agriculture and utility inspection and is establishing a training academy that empowers youth in Africa with online-based training.
Astral Aerial is affiliated with Astral Aviation, an established cargo airline with a strong presence in Africa and Europe, a diverse fleet of 14 cargo planes and a network of 50 destinations.
About Drone Delivery Canada Corp.
Drone Delivery Canada Corp. is a drone technology company focused on the design, development and implementation of its proprietary logistics software platform using drones. The company’s platform is used as a Software as a Service (SaaS) model for government and corporate organizations worldwide.
Drone Delivery Canada Corp. is a publicly traded company trading on the TSX.V Exchange under the symbol FLT, on the US OTC Q B market under the symbol TAKOF and on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in Germany under the symbol A2AMGZ or ABB.F.