May 8, 2012

Micro Air Vehicle Perfects Landing

A group from the University of Illinois developed an avian MAV that can land on a human's hand. The autonomous bot has undergone test flights that demonstrates its two phases. First it flies while maneuvering with articulated wings then it pitches up and slows down before landing. Still in the early stages, the team plans to continue to fine tune their project in the future.

Via Spectrum ieee

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at May 8, 2012 11:13 AM
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