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Drones carrying medicines, blood face top challenge: Africa

The truth was more practical: A United Nations project would explore whether a small unmanned aerial vehicle, or UAV, could deliver HIV test samples more efficiently than land transport in rural Malawi. Taking to the air to soar over such challenges, much as Africa embraced mobile phones to bypass often dismal landline service, is a tempting goal. The highest-profile one yet begins this week in Rwanda, as the government and U.
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