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Beach Lifeguards Test Rescue Drones in Chile [Video]

Check out this video from AP showing ‘lifeguard drones’ being tested on the beaches of Algarrobo in Chile. The machines are fitted with a float, camera, microphone and speaker to allow lifeguards to communicate with bathers in difficulty. The system is developed by a local company called Green Solution. As the video shows, it’s not designed to replace a […]

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Millenium Falcon Quadcopter’s First Flight [Video]

French enthusiast Olivier C built a Millenium Falcon skin out of styrofoam and fitted it to a remote control quadcopter (he says ‘drone’ is the wrong word). The result is pretty impressive – especially after dark! [youtube]http://youtu.be/GRtXd1eiH-s[/youtube]   Want to build one yourself? There’s a bit of work involved! HT: The Next Web – via Qamir Hussain […]

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Drone Captures Seagull’s View of The Wild Atlantic Way [Video]

Summer comes around each year; we go there and they come here” – Christy Moore, ‘Lisdoonvarna‘ The Wild Atlantic Way has been an impressive success for Irish tourism in the last few years, and Fáilte Ireland have found the perfect way to market its spectacular views and experiences: on YouTube. Their latest video has gone viral, attracting the […]

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Video thumbnail for youtube video Looking Inside the Poolbeg Chimneys [Video]

Looking Inside the Poolbeg Chimneys [Video]

It’s perfect weather for flying and photography, and this drone video has been getting a lot of attention over the bank holiday weekend. One of a collection posted by YouTube user Sky Pixels Ireland, it features a peep down one of Dublin’s Poolbeg chimneys and some amazing views of the surrounding area.   Related articles FAA […]

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