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1. (WO2018140050) DRONE TO VEHICLE CHARGE

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/140050    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/015568
Publication Date: Fri Aug 03 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Tue Jan 31 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: B60S 5/00
B60S 5/02
B64C 31/00
B64C 39/00
G01C 21/34
G05D 1/00
G05D 1/10
Applicants: FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Inventors: MILLER, Kenneth, James
DUDAR, Aed, M.
MARTIN, Douglas, Raymond
Title: DRONE TO VEHICLE CHARGE
Abstract:
A vehicle charging system comprises a vehicle computer programmed actuate a vehicle charger to receive electricity from an aerial drone. Actuation of the vehicle charger is performed in response to determining the aerial drone has landed on the vehicle.