The pilots are offering the public an opportunity to fly a leg of the epic journey with McElroy in exchange for a suggested donation of $30,000. The crew has divided the 32,000-kilom flight into eight flight segments, four of which have already been filled.

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The success of these flights, which took place in Foremost, Alberta, after Drone Delivery Canada Corp. received a Special Flight Operating Certificate from Transport Canada, prove that DDC's BVLOS technical capability has now passed the most important landmark which enables the DDC platform to run commercially. DDC Photo
WestJet takes off at Abbotsford International Airport. WestJet Photo