6 Results for

mav

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T-Hawk MAV, helicopter drones join Japan effort

The robot response to the Fukushima crisis becomes increasingly multinational as France and the U.S. send more machines to Japan.

By April 6, 2011

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MIT MAV jockeys: We don't need no stinkin' GPS

Researchers devise a way for Micro Air Vehicles to fly in GPS-denied areas without getting lost or crashing.

By November 3, 2009

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Top Gun 2: The need for more speed

Kick the tires and light the fires, Mav! Top Gun 2 improves on the original in almost every way, with prettier graphics, more jets, and cooler weapons.

By August 20, 2010

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Hummingbird bot could track crooks, explore Mars

Researchers at Japan's Chiba University have unveiled an MAV modeled on a hummingbird. Designed for rescue, it flaps its wings 30 times per second.

By December 29, 2009

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French micro plane fast forwards to hover

High-concept MAV takes off with fixed wings and counter-rotating propellers, allowing it to operate with high aerodynamic efficiency--even in adverse conditions, according to its creator.

By October 17, 2009

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Air Force commits to micro air vehicle

Full production planned for Wasp III MAV.

By January 25, 2008