Vayu – Drones for medical delivery

Vayu Inc.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Vayu drone is an unmanned aerial vehicle used to transport patient test samples and vaccines between remote hard-to-reach areas and nearby hospitals. It is designed by Vayu Inc. and is currently being tested in Madagascar (pilot stage).

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

N/A. The product is still being piloted.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

$30000 plus replacement cost of battery after 1000 cycles

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Medical drone makersMatternetZipline, EHang, Google drones, HiRO, Project Wing, TU Delft, Flirtey

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal #3: Good health and Well being

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Individuals trained to fly drones

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