Fox business reports Amazon announced Wednesday at its re:MARS Conferencein Las Vegas that the company will be delivering packages to its customers via drones “within months.”
Jeff Wilke, the CEO of Amazon’s Worldwide Consumer, made the announcement and showed off the company’s latest drone.
“We’ve been hard at work building fully electric drones that can fly up to 15 miles and deliver packages under five pounds to customers in less than 30 minutes,” Wilke said in an announcement. “And, with the help of our world-class fulfillment and delivery network, we expect to scale Prime Air both quickly and efficiently, delivering packages via drone to customers within months.”
The company said it expected Prime Air to begin delivering packages “within months” to its customers via drone.