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Gear & Shaft ‘bumpers’ for AR.Drone 1.0 & 2.0

Let’s face it, the AR.Drone can be a fairly fragile beast. In an effort to make the drone as fast and manoueverable as possible, Parrot have utilised lightweight materials throughout. The compromise is a lack of shock resistance and, in particular, the gears … Continue reading

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AR.Drone 2.0 detailed review

Here’s an in-depth review of the AR.Drone 2.0, from full time YouTuber, SoldierKnowsBest: If you can’t spare 9 minutes of your life, here is a quick summary: Good things about the AR.Drone 2.0 – an all around improvement on AR.Drone … Continue reading

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AR.Drone survives 6 storey fall

In the video that follows, 2 Parrot AR.Drones are launched from a hotel balcony and flown high above an indoor ice rink. The video is recorded late at night and was intended to be a sneaky flight while the majority … Continue reading

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AR.Drone + Rockets (again)

In our last post, The AR.Drone’s bigger brother, we included a video which is being used by publisher Activision to promote the next instalment in the Call of Duty series. If you haven’t seen it yet, you can check it … Continue reading

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The AR.Drone’s bigger brother

Ever wondered what it would would happen if you strapped a machine gun to a bigger, more powerful, Parrot AR.Drone? OK, neither have we, but then we’re neither crazy nor Russian…. Before anyone panics, this is a promotional stunt for … Continue reading

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AR.Drone 2.0 flying in the French Alps

We saw this video of the AR.Drone 2.0 on Parrot’s official YouTube channel and thought it would appeal to you guys. Obviously, this is a promotional stunt and it’s easy to see why: the French Alps look absolutely fantastic through … Continue reading

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Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 – available June 2012

It’s official, the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 lands takes off in June of this year! The news was announced earlier today on the official Parrot AR.Drone Twitter account. If you’re unfamiliar with the AR.Drone 2.0, check out the video below. In … Continue reading

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Parrot AR.Drone – suitable for kids?

With Christmas coming up, you might be asking yourself the question: is the Parrot AR.Drone suitable for children? In theory, probably not: the AR.Drone isn’t cheap and has a tendency to break when flown into inanimate objects. However, modern kids … Continue reading

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