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Pars Life-Saving Flying Robot is Now a Reality

Zothecula (1870348) writes | about 10 months ago

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Zothecula (1870348) writes "Earlier this year, RTS Lab unveiled its concept for Pars, an aerial robot that flies out over a large body of water to air-drop life preservers near drowning victims. Like many design concepts, we weren't sure if this life-saving drone would ever become a reality, but it seems the Iran-based company was recently able to fund a working prototype and even test its capabilities in open water. Based on these initial tests, it's possible that this flying, GPS-guided lifeguard could be out there saving lives sooner than you think."
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Wouldn't it be smarter (1)

Deadstick (535032) | about 10 months ago | (#45463597)

...to drop the life preservers before the people are drowning victims?

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