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    Posted: 21/April/2017 at 11:14
Facebook Tether-Tenna emergency communications helicopter drone
Facebook would like to quickly connect people in the event of an emergency. Yale Maguire has revealed that they have been experimenting with a helicopter lifting a hotspot. Making the internet reach parts other service providers just can’t reach.

Video 1 Multirotor Super Long Flight Time Demo, UAV with MMC Tethered System can Flying for 54 Hours

Video 2 Elistair already offers tethered communication multirotors.

Video 3 Oh and ATT has their flying COWS (cell on wings)

Video 4 Hak5 did a similar thing a couple of years ago used a multirotor for ADS-B experiments

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