Rc Blimps For Aerial Surveillance

July 18, 2017

Conducting Aerial Surveillance With an RC Blimp

Blimps outperform alternative aircraft types in only a small set of areas. In particular, blimps can easily be optimized for lift capacity and endurance, but they will forever be constrained by slow speed. In the context of video surveillance then, the pros are optimal and the cons are inconsequential. Airship capabilities can most easily be understood by considering the iconic Goodyear Blimp: they advertise, and they’re notorious for broadcasting aerial video for sporting events.

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