Microdrones for Google Maps

German publication Wirtschaftswoche ("Economy Week") says that German manufacturer Microdrones has delivered a cam-equipped flying mini drone to Google. "The UAVs are well suited to provide more timely recording of the map service Google Earth," says Juerss. Civilian UAVs are unmanned flying objects with a range of several thousand meters, which can fly at a […]

German publication Wirtschaftswoche ("Economy Week") says that German manufacturer Microdrones has delivered a cam-equipped flying mini drone to Google. "The UAVs are well suited to provide more timely recording of the map service Google Earth," says Juerss. Civilian UAVs are unmanned flying objects with a range of several thousand meters, which can fly at a speed of up to 80 kilometers per hour fully automatic whole neighborhoods. "The Internet Group but it could also inspect wind farms, the company invested in the moment."

Microdrones boss Mr. Juerss is quoted as saying "We've a good chance to come up with Google to permanently into the business." Google wasn't available for comment to the magazine).

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