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Alphabet’s drone delivery company just received FAA approval to start dropping packages on customer’s front doorsteps in Virginia

Wing, the aerial-delivery venture spun out of Google, has become the first US drone operator to receive federal clearance as an airline.
A Wing delivery drone.

Google just beat Amazon to launching one of the first drone delivery services

Newly approved Alphabet-owned drones are set to deliver items including coffee and ice cream to homes in Canberra, Australia.

Alphabet’s drone delivery company is testing a quieter delivery drone after its original model annoyed townspeople and their dogs

A Wing spokesperson confirmed with Business Insider that it has begun testing a quieter drone that "blends in" with nearby residential sounds.
One of Waymo's self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans navigates autonomously around its testing facility on Monday.

Alphabet says Loon and Wing are ready to become real businesses, but it’s impossible to know if any of its ‘other bets’ are paying o...

BI PRIME: Alphabet's "other bets" have cost Google's parent company $13 billion. But investors can't tell which, if any, of those companies look promising and which are dogs.

Alphabet says 2 of its ambitious side projects are ready for the big leagues

Alphabet's X continues to take big ideas and turn them into independent pursuits. Wing seeks to develop a drone-delivery system, and Loon relies on high-flying balloons to deliver internet access. Both are now separate companies operating under the Alphabet umbrella.
Founding members of Wing Ilan Yarden, David Arabov and Greg Dybec.

2 founders who sold their last startup for more than $20 million have raised $1 million to build a cheaper, less frustrating AT&T

Wing, a telecom service provider that uses Sprint's cellphone towers to offer competitive data plans, has its sights set on beating Verizon and AT&T. Here's how it works.