Yamaha Motor’s New Agriculture Drone Enters into A Market in Which Much Is Spoken, But Little Is Known

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4Q 2017 | IN-4794


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Yamaha Motors recently announced the impending introduction of the YMR-01, an experimental multirotor UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) designed to spray agrochemicals. Yamaha already provides such a service with unmanned helicopters, and the announcement suggests a confidence in the future of commercial drone applications in agriculture.

The development of a multirotor system for field spraying is itself strange. Yamaha already provides such services with two unmanned helicopters; the Fazer and the R-Max. As ...

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