This is not just a business, this personal. We are solving problems we experienced first-hand growing up in Kenya before getting an opportunity to study abroad and coming back with the resolve to build drones for good in 2012. We will inspire other African countries to develop their own solutions
The other firm that emerged in the top fifteen in the competition is Swift Lab a medical logistics company using drones to deliver critical medical supplies in remote hard to reach areas. They have developed two drones: a long-range drone that has a payload of 4kg and has a range of up to 70km and a short-range drone that caters to a small payload over a short distance and can carry 0.5kg payload for a period of 30 minutes. The drones are offering last-mile connectivity and transport of highly needed medical supplies.