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Alphabet’s delivery drone program boss is grounded

When NASA hosted a big event last year to help the drone industry come up with a major air-traffic management program, Alphabet‘s Dave Vos, the head of the tech giant’s drone delivery initiative, was a featured speaker. Now he’s out at the company. As Recode reported today, Vos has been replaced by Astro Teller, the … Continue reading “Alphabet’s delivery drone program boss is grounded”

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When NASA hosted a big event last year to help the drone industry come up with a major air-traffic management program, Alphabet‘s Dave Vos, the head of the tech giant’s drone delivery initiative, was a featured speaker. Now he’s out at the company.

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As Recode reported today, Vos has been replaced by Astro Teller, the head of Alphabet X, the company’s much-vaunted “moonshots” division. 

The leadership change comes as Project Wing has been conducting numerous tests, including a PR stunt in which it delivered burritos. But it’s nowhere near being ready to launch commercially.

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Daniel Terdiman is a San Francisco-based technology journalist with nearly 20 years of experience. A veteran of CNET and VentureBeat, Daniel has also written for Wired, The New York Times, Time, and many other publications

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