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New RDS2 Automated Winch System Works With Any Drone and Box, Can Deliver Up to 22 Lb
New RDS2 Automated Winch System Works With Any Drone and Box, Can Deliver Up to 22 Lb

9 Aug 2022, 10:23 UTC / A2Z's new RDS2 automated winch system claims to offer the highest payload capacity of any tethered delivery system available, and needs no specialty cargo box

 
The Airbus New-Generation Freighter Designed for Fuel Efficiency Is in High Demand
The Airbus New-Generation Freighter Designed for Fuel Efficiency Is in High Demand

4 Aug 2022, 06:25 UTC / This youngster claims to be the most efficient cargo aircraft on the market, also boasting impressive performance, and it got picked up by the greenest airline

 
American Truck Simulator Montana DLC Gets Stunning Screenshots Ahead of Launch
American Truck Simulator Montana DLC Gets Stunning Screenshots Ahead of Launch

5 Jul 2022, 09:58 UTC / Players will be able to drive through the famous Glacier National Park and admire some of the locations and landscapes included in the DLC

 
Japanese-Made Streek Electric Three-Wheeler Was Built to Haul, Has a Very Large Cargo Area
Japanese-Made Streek Electric Three-Wheeler Was Built to Haul, Has a Very Large Cargo Area

20 Jun 2022, 08:16 UTC / Japanese-engineered Streek three-wheeler is an electric trike built to carry. It has an enormous cargo space that is highly configurable

 
New York Fuel Cell Company Enters the German Green Heavy-Duty Truck Market
New York Fuel Cell Company Enters the German Green Heavy-Duty Truck Market

15 Jun 2022, 04:45 UTC / Hyzon Motors will expand its operations in Germany, through the acquisition of one of the pioneers of electrification for commercial vehicles

 
New Zealand’s First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck to Hit the Road Is a Hyundai XCIENT
New Zealand’s First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck to Hit the Road Is a Hyundai XCIENT

6 Jun 2022, 03:33 UTC / New Zealand's particularities make it an excellent candidate for switching to hydrogen-fueled trucks earlier than the U.S. or Australia

 
Daimler Trucks and Cummins Are Working on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks for North America
Daimler Trucks and Cummins Are Working on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks for North America

13 May 2022, 04:41 UTC / Daimler Trucks North America and Cummins will equip and validate Freightliner Cascadia trucks with a fourth-generation fuel cell system

 
DHL to Operate 44 Volvo Electric Heavy-Duty Trucks in Europe
DHL to Operate 44 Volvo Electric Heavy-Duty Trucks in Europe

13 May 2022, 04:32 UTC / DHL became one of the largest operators in Europe to commit to using all-electric trucks for delivery services, the first ones are ready to hit the streets

 
Phil's Longtail Explores the True Essence of the Workhorse Bike. Children Not Included
Phil's Longtail Explores the True Essence of the Workhorse Bike. Children Not Included

26 Apr 2022, 13:06 UTC / This bicycle is designed to carry oversized cargo and even two children. Features a frame design to support significant stresses and make for easy loading

 
FedEx Plans to Test Autonomous Cargo Drone Delivery Using the Chaparral VTOL Aircraft
FedEx Plans to Test Autonomous Cargo Drone Delivery Using the Chaparral VTOL Aircraft

1 Apr 2022, 14:07 UTC / FedEx plans to test autonomous drone cargo delivery using Elroy Air's Chaparral VTOL, a drone that can carry up to 500 lb over a distance of 300 miles

 
World’s Largest Electric Double-Ended Ferry to Start Operating in 2024
World’s Largest Electric Double-Ended Ferry to Start Operating in 2024

7 Mar 2022, 06:38 UTC / A Danish maritime company will soon start operating a new-generation freight and passenger ferry equipped with Kongsberg's propulsion system

 
Virgin Hyperloop at a Crossroads, After Massive Layoffs Due to Global Supply Chain Issues
Virgin Hyperloop at a Crossroads, After Massive Layoffs Due to Global Supply Chain Issues

23 Feb 2022, 05:37 UTC / Is Virgin Hyperloop facing the end? The U.S. company says that it's ditching passenger transportation for practical reasons, but the crisis might be deeper

 
Cygnus Spacecraft Gears Up to Carry Crucial Cargo to the ISS
Cygnus Spacecraft Gears Up to Carry Crucial Cargo to the ISS

18 Feb 2022, 19:51 UTC / Tomorrow, on Friday 19th, a Northrop Grumman Cygnus spacecraft will blast off into space with 8,300 lbs of crucial cargo onboard

 
Radical Long-Range Cargo Drone Takes to the Sky, Can Recharge Its Batteries in Flight
Radical Long-Range Cargo Drone Takes to the Sky, Can Recharge Its Batteries in Flight

18 Feb 2022, 05:12 UTC / A successful startup managed by a FedEx veteran has just conducted the first successful flight of an autonomous air cargo carrier promising an impressive range

 
Russian Military’s Smart Parachute Can Deliver Essential Cargo in Autonomous Mode
Russian Military’s Smart Parachute Can Deliver Essential Cargo in Autonomous Mode

12 Feb 2022, 07:37 UTC / This new "smart" parachute can deliver large quantities of essential cargo for the Russian military using only navigation systems

 
Swiss Hydrogen-Powered Hyperplane Could Travel Anywhere Almost as Fast as a Rocket
Swiss Hydrogen-Powered Hyperplane Could Travel Anywhere Almost as Fast as a Rocket

10 Feb 2022, 03:43 UTC / This futuristic hybrid aircraft gives fast delivery a whole new meaning - it can fly like a rocket anywhere on the planet, with zero emissions

 
Union Pacific Extends Its Operations, Plans to Haul Cargo in Autonomous Trucks
Union Pacific Extends Its Operations, Plans to Haul Cargo in Autonomous Trucks

3 Feb 2022, 09:24 UTC / Union Pacific plans to extend its operations and will start hauling cargo in the state of Arizona using TuSimple's autonomous trucks

 
Natilus Drone Claims It Can Cut Air Freight Costs by 50 Percent, Features a Large Payload
Natilus Drone Claims It Can Cut Air Freight Costs by 50 Percent, Features a Large Payload

1 Feb 2022, 08:56 UTC / Air freight needs an upgrade to become more affordable and less harmful for the environment. That's what Natilus claims to offer with its next-gen cargo drone.

 
Union Pacific to Operate the World’s Largest Fleet of Battery-Electric Freight Locomotives
Union Pacific to Operate the World’s Largest Fleet of Battery-Electric Freight Locomotives

31 Jan 2022, 06:58 UTC / Union Pacific has purchased 20 battery-electric locomotives, scoring the world's largest investment in electric technology by a U.S. Class I rail

 
Hybrid-Electric Chaparral VTOL Can Carry 500 Lb for 300 Miles in Its Boat-Like Cargo Pod
Hybrid-Electric Chaparral VTOL Can Carry 500 Lb for 300 Miles in Its Boat-Like Cargo Pod

27 Jan 2022, 10:00 UTC / The Chaparral C1 from Elroy Air is more than your regular delivery drone, boasting a payload capacity of up to 500 lb and a range of up to 300 miles