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FAA Tests System To Let UAV's Sense and Avoid Obstacles

Discussion in 'News' started by LuvMyTJ, Nov 18, 2015.

  1. LuvMyTJ

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    Feb 9, 2014
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    "Specifically, the tests focus on first-person-vision flights, where a pilot steers the drone beyond their line of sight using video streamed from the drone itself to either a screen or headset. The FAA’s draft drone rules prohibit flights beyond line of sight, which limits drone use to where a pilot can be. The goal is to keep drones from crashing into other objects."

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