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Drone Saves Window Washer

Discussion in 'News' started by malibusteve70, Nov 6, 2014.

  1. malibusteve70

    Nov 6, 2014
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    Had to share, couldn't find it anywhere else so sorry for double posting if so. This is where I would love to see things headed.

    https://www.yahoo.com/tech/drone-saves- ... 42539.html

    "Officials used the drone’s microphone to first “calm down the cleaner.” Then, using a camera attached to the flying robot, they identified what exactly was wrong with the rig. After that, the emergency crew on site instructed the worker how to fix the platform. He made it to the ground safely.

    Though the United States still faces conflicting policies regarding the legality of drone use, Dubai’s ruler, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has embraced the machines as helpful high-tech tools."