Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) UAV With Blood Delivery Capability / Photo Credit: Ms. Monica Wood (TRADOC) / Photo Credit: Ms. Monica Wood (TRADOC)

What VTOL unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) that are commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) are capable of blood deliveries?

DSIAC was asked to find COTS VTOL UAS solutions for blood delivery. DSIAC was given a list of requirements and then translated them into desired qualities for the UAS. DSIAC staff and subject matter then experts performed open-source searches on commercial and military UAS to find systems that met all or most of the requirements.  A report on the findings was compiled and delivered to the inquirer.

Inquiry Completion Date: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018
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