Drone-catching hexacopter fires a large net to reel in suspicious aircraft

[cs_section style=”margin: 0px; padding: 45px 0px; “][cs_row style=”margin: 0px auto; padding: 0px; ” inner_container=”true”][cs_column style=”padding: 0px; ” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″][cs_text]When it spots an illegal aircraft, the predator drone fires a net from as far as 40 ft (12 m) in its direction. After shrouding the smaller drone, the enclosed net is then swung back beneath the larger aircraft with its catch inside and swept away from the area.[/cs_text][x_button size=”large” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”http://www.gizmag.com/drone-catching-net-aircraft/41291/” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””]Read Article[/x_button][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section]