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Drones Deliver COVID-19 Tests, PPE to Remote Scottish Island in Just 15 Minutes Instead of 2 Hours by Ferry

When the Coronavirus pandemic hit, Scottish islands were on lockdown, which meant resources had been scarce from the mainland and globally as well. As part of a two-week trial, drones will deliver urgently needed medical supplies, including COVID-19 test kits and personal protective equipment (PPE) 12 miles (19km) across the sea from Oban to Mull.

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