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New algorithm makes quadcopters safer


#1

This is very cool. Apparently it can handle even two prop failures and still make a safe landing
https://www.ethz.ch/en/news-and-events/eth-news/news/2013/12/new-algorithm-makes-quadrocopters-safer.html


#2

With the way I “drive”, I need all the safety features available. :open_mouth:


#3

A quad copter is not an hot-air balloon :smiley:


#4

@ Reinhard Ostermeier - Unless my children are in it, I drive everything like an indestructible tank!


#5

Another one of those things that when you see it seems obvious and then you think - “why didn’t I think of it first?”


#6

Exactly… I fear going to lunch with him sometimes.


#7

sounds like what Amazon needs… :slight_smile: