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Title:
UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO INTERACT WITH SPECIFICALLY INTENDED OBJECTS
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2017/180270
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
In some embodiments, systems, apparatuses, methods, and processes are provided to control and allocate UASs. In some embodiments, a system to control unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), comprises: one or more wireless transceivers configured to communicate with the UAS; a control circuit coupled with the transceiver(s); and a memory coupled to the control circuit and storing computer instructions that when executed by the control circuit cause the control circuit to perform the steps of: receive sensor data captured by at least one sensor of a UAS; determine, from the sensor data, unique identification of an object at a predefined location; and confirm, from the sensor data, that the identified object is an expected object expected at the predefined location.

Inventors:
HIGH, Donald R. (731 Easy Street, Noel, Missouri, 64854, US)
TAYLOR, Robert C. (6907 West Balmoral Drive, Rogers, Arkansas, 72758, US)
Application Number:
US2017/021774
Publication Date:
October 19, 2017
Filing Date:
March 10, 2017
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
WAL-MART STORES, INC. (702 Southwest 8th Street, Bentonville, Arkansas, 72716, US)
International Classes:
G01C23/00
Foreign References:
US20160068264A12016-03-10
US20160023762A12016-01-28
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
KRATZ, Rudy et al. (Fitch, Even Tabin & Flannery LLP,120 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 160, Chicago Illinois, 60603, US)
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