Matternet can aid health systems by providing every healthcare facility in a metropolitan area with a quick and easy method for delivery to one another
. Current and future benefits include faster diagnostics, the shipment of time-critical supplies on demand
, the centralization of inventory for just-in-time replenishment across fragmented points-of-care, and the consolidation of distributed facilities to decrease overhead.
"The Station is a critical piece of the puzzle to unlock scalable drone delivery at attractive unit economics," said Matternet CEO Andreas Raptopoulos. "Its accessibility and ease-of-use makes Matternet's drone-as-a-service platform even more valuable to customers in healthcare and beyond, while significantly improving the sustainability of last-mile logistics. It is a critical piece of the puzzle that advances Matternet's vision for global, city-wide drone delivery networks