Thursday, February 21, 2008

The End is Near!

Police in Miami, Florida want to find out whether a small unmanned air vehicle able to hover and stare can help law enforcement in urban areas.

To that end, Miami-Dade Police Department plans a four- to six-month evaluation of Honeywell's ducted-fan Micro Air Vehicle (MAV).

The gasoline-powered gMAV has just received an experimental airworthiness certificate from the US Federal Aviation Administration, clearing the way for the ground-breaking experiment. Approval was granted following a demonstration flight for the FAA at a remote site in Laguna, New Mexico.



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Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Quotes 2-19-08

Did you know Bill and Hillary Clinton were born under the same sign? Know what sign? 'For Sale.'

-- Jay Leno