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Title:
FUEL DELIVERY TO A VEHICLE
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2018/182577
Kind Code:
A8
Abstract:
A computer that includes a processor and memory which stores instructions executable by the processor. The instructions include: initiate, from a vehicle, a fuel delivery request for fuel delivery by an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV); in response to the initiation, instruct a communication module in the vehicle to transmit a beacon signal to enable the UAV to locate the vehicle; and coordinate a docking procedure between the UAV and the vehicle to receive fuel from the UAV.

Inventors:
DATTA GUPTA, Somak (30304 Pennington Lane, Novi, MI, 48377, US)
NEUBECKER, Cynthia, M. (2617 S. John Hix, Westland, MI, 48186, US)
BENNIE, Brian (14091 Mercliane Drive, Sterlington Heights, MI, 48313, US)
IGNACZAK, Brad, Alan (51278 Glen Hollaw Ave, Canton, MI, 48488, US)
Application Number:
US2017/024500
Publication Date:
October 03, 2019
Filing Date:
March 28, 2017
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC (330 Town Center Drive, Suite 800Dearborn, MI, 48126, US)
International Classes:
B64D39/00; G01C21/34
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
HEGNER, Daniel, E. (Bejin Bieneman PLC, 300 Rover Place RoadSuite 165, Detroit MI, 48207, US)
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