But still not solving the most crucial problem of all. battery/Flight time.
Times sure are a’changing when the age-old saying “It’s a bird, it’s a plane,” turns into “It’s a submarine, it’s a shark!” But thanks to Rutgers University’s newest drone endeavor, that’s exactly what we might be saying as the world prepares to meet the first ever underwater drone: the Naviator.
That’s right, drones, more synonymous with high-flying tricks and their ability to fly through dangerous terrains, access difficult to reach places, and survey vast amounts of land, have gone aquatic. Developed by University scientists and funded by the Office of Naval Research (ONR), the Naviator is the world’s very first amphibious drone ever created in the history of drones, making the invention a pretty impressive feat of innovation.
Read on, watch the video, and see the pics here: http://zbrella.com/the-worlds-first-underwater-drone/
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