Avion is an Ethiopian company that provides medical supplies in various developing countries using drones or drones.
Avion is a company that manufactures and operates drone technologies to expand access to pharmaceutical equipment in remote and remote areas of Africa.
Vaccines and medicines are the mainstays of drone-based medical supplies.
The drones produced by Avion are classified as hybrid and autonomous drones; Vaccines and medicines weighing up to 50 pounds [150 kg] can travel up to 150 miles [150 km].
The company, which successfully conducted the flight test in various locations, recently received legal approval from the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Innovation and Technology to operate at the national level.
Avion has invested $ 120,000 in a $ 3,000 investment to launch a project for the first time as a participant in a three-month program hosted by Startap Analyzer, a Y-Combinator company in the United States.
Members of Avion, who have participated in the Startap Accelerator program, say that participating in the bi-annual program has opened the door for them to earn foreign exchange to start a business.
With the current financial capacity and good response, the company plans to make 120 flights a day using 24 drones in six urban stations, thus providing services to 2,000 health centers that are not equipped with medical supplies.
Our capital, Addis Ababa, has a vision to develop a drone production facility in Addis Ababa, with plans to expand its services to countries outside of Ethiopia, Africa, Latin America and South Asia.