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The Dragon Drone – An Innovative Drone From The University of Tokyo

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We thought this would be fun to show because it’s pretty cool and creative. University of Tokyo students built a drone from ducted fans that can transform to fit into unique spaces. Utilizing a ducted fan model, the 12 piece drone can fly for up to 3 minutes and transform in flight. Amazing what you can do with drones, especially with such innovative thinking!


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