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Incredible Top-Down Drone Photography of Global Locations

Drone photography has become one of the most interesting forms of art in the last few years, as the price of drones has dropped and become an increasingly open was of taking video and images from above. While aerial shots are certainly nothing new, this collection of images has captured …

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Boeing reveals delivery drone that can carry up to 500 pounds of cargo

Boeing has created an unmanned electric air vehicle prototype that it will use to test and evolve autonomous cargo delivery vehicles of the future. Showcased at CES in Las Vegas last week, the “multi-copter” prototype is strong enough to transport cargo weighing up to 500 pounds (approximately 227 kilograms). The prototype is powered by an environmentally-friendly …

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January 17, 1998: British pilot sets microlight flight record

Bodill, with his ultralight plane ‘Spirit of Diana’ receives congratulations over the phone from British Prime Minister Tony Blair shortly after arriving at a Sydney airport.   1998 – A daredevil British pilot was flying high after completing a record-breaking 49-day 12,000-mile microlight flight to Australia and raising thousands of …

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Retirement of AH9A marks end of legacy Lynx in UK service

The UK retired its last legacy Lynx helicopter on 16 January, with a farewell flypast around the country to mark four decades of service for the classic-variant rotorcraft. The retirement of the AH9A-model AgustaWestland Lynx from the British Army Air Corps (AAC) comes nine years after the variant was introduced …

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