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Amazon testing delivery with drones, CEO Bezos says

Amazon.com Inc is testingdelivery packages using drones, CEO Jeff Bezos said Sunday onthe CBS television program "60 Minutes."
Bezos said the drones, unmanned vehicles that fly throughthe air, could deliver packages that weigh up to five pounds(2.3 kg). That represents roughly 86 percent of packages thatAmazon delivers, he said.

The drones, which would pick up items from Amazon'sdistribution centers and fly them to customer's homes, probably won't be put into use for four or five years, Bezos said.

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