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evtol.com — The Alauda Airspeeder Mk II racing drone prototype that crashed during a 2019 demo first made an uncommanded climb to 8,000 feet, a new report reveals.
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forbes.com — Drones With ‘Most Advanced AI Ever’ Coming Soon To Law Enforcement. Founded by Google veterans and backed by $340 million from major VCs, Skydio is creating drones that target this market. This year, America’s border police will test automated drones from Skydio who recently announced it had raised …
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interestingengineering.com — Some of the earliest recorded aircraft designs, including the ones depicted in Leonardo Da Vinci's sketches, were ornithopters — machines that incorporated flapping wings, much like birds and insects, in order to lift into the air. Now, hundreds of years later, a team of engineers in Russia returned…
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geekwire.com — Aerovel is developing a new drone it calls the Flexrotor, which is designed to take off and land vertically, like a helicopter, then transition into horizontal flight using wings for lift, like an airplane. Aerovel says the Flexrotor can stay aloft for up to 32 hours — a record for drones in its cla…
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newatlas.com — Scientists from MIT, Harvard University and City University of Hong Kong developed a drone with soft actuators. Each actuator takes the form of a thin rubber cylinder coated in carbon nanotubes. When voltage is applied to the device, the nanotubes produce an electrostatic force which both squeezes a…
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dailymail.co.uk — World's first supersonic unmanned combat aerial vehicle that reaches speeds of Mach 2.1 officially launches with a $16 million price tag. Called 'Arrow,' the drone is designed with a single-shell made of lightweight carbon fiber that allows it to reads speeds up to Mach 2.1 – exceeding the speed of …
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dronelife.com — Joby Aviation has released video footage of the Joby Aviation air taxi in flight. The quiet, all electric vehicle can carry 5 passengers a distance of 150 miles, at speeds of up to 200 mph. Word on the street is that Job is preparing to go public in the near future.
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thedrive.com — Australia's Potentially Game-Changing Loyal Wingman Drone Has Flown For The First Time. It is the first clean-sheet aircraft Boeing has brought to fruition outside the U.S. and the first military aircraft Australia has independently produced in over half a century. It's not clear exactly when the fl…
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commercialuavnews.com — Ingenuity was developed at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratories (JPL) in Pasadena, California, and it’s an engineering marvel. Even though NASA does not label the unmanned craft as a drone or UAV, it fits the bill: it flies independently of human interaction, is electrically powered, and uses blades…
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hackaday.com — The pendulum effect is one of the larger challenges with the Sky Crane operation with the landing on Mars
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