TOPSHOT - A technician of California-based robotics company Zipline launches a drone, on October 12, 2016 in Muhanga, 50 kilometres (31 miles) west of the capital Kigali.
On October 14, 2016, Rwanda inaugurated a drone operation that its backers hope will kickstart a revolution in the supply of medical care in rural parts of Africa, in the first instance by delivering batches of blood to 21 clinics in the west of the country.
 / AFP / STEPHANIE AGLIETTI        (Photo credit should read STEPHANIE AGLIETTI/AFP/Getty Images)