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larry page's company cora has achieved major headway with his autonomous air taxi cora, which just had it's first official flight in new zealand.The post google co-founder’s autonomous cora air taxi sparks buzz with its first flight appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
dubbed the hispasat 30W-6, it marks falcon 9’s heaviest payload ever at 6,092 kilograms (13,400 pounds).The post spaceX successfully launches bus-sized satellite into orbit in landmark 50th falcon 9 flight appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
We've seen efforts to combine drones and Lego before with the Flybrix kits, which set the plastic creations in flight, let owners crash them and rebuild again. But a new system developed by scientists at Queen's University takes a different, and arguably more impressive, approach, by turning the drones themselves into "Lego bricks" which arrange in a desired formation during flight. ..Continu
Imagine fireworks that you can control through the air. That's the basic idea of Intel's Shooting Star drones, which are starting to change the game when it comes to spectacular light shows. For their latest outing, the diminutive aircraft were shown forming airborne snowboarders and iconic rings for the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea...Continue Reading Intel's dr
the chinese company ehang reveal footage of successful test flights contributing to the future of personal drone travel.The post ehang reveals footage of its jumbo passenger drones in flight appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The race is most certainly heating up in the world of autonomous flying taxis. From the Intel-backed Volocopter's recent debut at CES to Ehang's autonomous passenger drone, what seemed like a crazy sci-fi idea just a few short years ago is rapidly becoming reality. The latest leap forward comes from Airbus and A³ with the first successful, full-scale test flight of its single passenger, self-
This past Sunday, Qantas flight QF96 departed from Los Angeles and arrived in Melbourne 15 hours later. What made the trans-Pacific flight special is the fact that it was the first time an airliner flying from the US to Australia was powered – at least partially – by biofuel...Continue Reading Qantas makes world's first US-to-Australia biofuel flightCategory: AircraftTags: Airlines
"Our approach has always been 'hope for the best, prepare for the worst'," says Runner Duck's Dave Miller while reflecting on the development of its surprisingly successful WWII bomber crew sim. ...
After eight years in development, the world's largest amphibious plane has taken to the skies in China for its maiden flight. The AG600, codenamed Kunlong, comfortably spent one-hour flying at an altitude of 3,000 meters (9,800 ft) before safely landing back at the Jinwan Civil Aviation Airport in Zhuhai...Continue Reading World's largest amphibious plane makes maiden flight in ChinaCategory:
When photographing birds in flight, there are a lot of important considerations. In a new video, Tony & Chelsea Northrup offer a variety of tips for photographers looking to capture nice bird action photos. First, you want to have the right gear for the task at hand. This means a long lens and a camera with good autofocus capabilities. You don't necessarily have to own a Nikon D5 and Niko is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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