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Robotic falconry to foil unwanted drones

Discussion in 'Network World' started by RSS, Jan 12, 2016.

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    Described as “Robotic Falconry”, a new way to deal with drones that need to be removed from the air has been demonstrated by Michigan Tech.

    What’s so neat about this solution to controlling unwanted drones in your airspace is that the system, which uses a net that is fired at the target drone from another drone, snags the intruder and then hauls it away to a secure area so that any payload (for example, drugs or explosives) can be dealt with. Here's the system in testing:

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