Showing posts from July, 2014

A Drone That Finds Survivors Through Their Phones

Published on Jul 13, 2014 During his semester project in Computer Science, Jonathan Cheseaux developed a system for locating a person via his or her mobile phone with a drone. This device could be used to find victims in natural disasters.

250 ;)

Published on Jul 13, 2014 Love it when you find a new spot and have a lipo laying around ;)

Over The Line - 2014 @ Fiesta Island - Mission Bay, SD

Published on Jul 13, 2014 Opening ceremony flights for the 2014 "Over The Line" annual event on Fiesta Island. Courtesy of AMA Club SEFSD & park services.

Performing a 3D setup - Tutorial

Published on Jul 9, 2014 Taking the sport version of the Synergy and changing it into a 3D monster without using the quick settings for Pro mode.

Throttle Curves / Pitch Curves and Governor control tutorial

Published on Jul 9, 2014 Tutorial on how to set up throttle curves and the governor in AccuRC.

Yak-130 - FAI World Cup in F4C class

Published on Jul 2, 2014 Just short video from first test flights of Yak-130, completely ready for FAI World Cup in F4C class

Dropship offers safe landings for Mars rovers

Published on Jul 2, 2014 The dramatic conclusion to ESA's latest StarTiger project: a 'dropship' quadcopter steers itself to lower a rover gently onto a safe patch of the rocky martian surface. StarTiger's Dropter project was tasked with developing and demonstrating a European precision-landing capability for Mars and other targets.

Long-Haul Solar Plane Makes Maiden Voyage | Video

Published on Jul 1, 2014 The Solar Impulse 2, a solar-powered aircraft designed for extended flights, completed its first flight-test on June 2, 2014. The ultimate goal is to fly the plane around the world in 2015.