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Robotic Hummingbird

AeroVironment, makers of many vehicles such as Helios and Global Observer, has now created the world’s first robotic hummingbird for DARPA. AeroEnvironment called the robot a Nano Air Vehicle during development and is now calling it a Nano Hummingbird. The … Continue reading

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Nano Air Vehicle

In 2007 DARPA commissioned Aeronvironment from California to create a nano air vehicle.  DARPA is looking for a 10 gram aircraft with a 7.5cm wingspan that can explore hiding places and relay data back to a base. Inspired by nature, … Continue reading

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