By Mariam M. Al Serkal, Senior Reporter www.gulfnews.com
Dubai: You can soon expect to have your National ID and passport delivered straight to your window – as an aerial drone is expected to start operating in the country within one year.
The aerial drone project was launched on Monday at the second annual Government Summit, as part of an initiative by the UAE Prime Minister’s Office.
During its first phase, the drone would initially deliver identity cards, driving licences and other permits.
Emirati engineers Abdul Rahman Al Serkal and Hamad Musabah, who designed the project, explained that fingerprint and eye-recognition security systems would be used to protect the drones and their cargo. More info