Amazon Drones Bird Sniper Threats

Amazon drones will face constant threats… from snipers and birds

By on December 6, 2013 at 11:45 PM.

Amazon drones will face constant threats… from snipers and birds

In addition to meeting whatever requirements the Federal Aviation Administration may have in place for such projects, Amazon Prime Air drones may also have to face actual physical threats. Assuming the company will be allowed to use unmanned autonomous flying devices to deliver goods in 30 minutes or less, Amazon will need to figure out a way to help its drones avoid bird attacks and even sniper threats. Slate mentions a variety of examples from the wild, in which various species of birds attack other birds or flying devices perceived as potential dangers to their habitat. More →

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