Quadcopter Free-Fall Testing From 4,000 Feet Is Destructive Fun
RcTestFlight built a quadrotor, slapped a camera on it, sent it up to over 4,000 feet (1,220 meters), and then cut the motors just to see how it fared.
Multicopter navigates autonomously through mine
A flying robot equipped with an on-board stereo camera and sensors has autonomously navigated its way through a mine.
Renault unveils new concept car with built-in DRONE that launches from its roof
Game of Drones
Following the popularity of those battle bots from a few years ago, it only makes sense that someone, somewhere, would pit quadcopters against each other in a battle to the death—or at least first crash.
The Estes Proto X Is The World’s Tiniest Quadcopter (Video)
Essentially, the Estes Proto X was built to fit in the palm of your hand and have room to spare for the controller. It’s a full-fledged quadcopter, just… very, very tiny, is the best way of putting it. Here’s video of the little guy in action; check it out when he lands on a candle!