It's a Drone, It's a Submarine

Waterproof drone flies and swims

#Technology

Mon, Dec 7th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

Showed off by researchers and students at Rutgers University, the Naviator is a drone that can both fly and swim.

The Office of Naval Research commissioned this project in the hope of creating a new vehicle capable of rapid deployment for a multitude of missions. For example, a combination quadcopter-sub could inspect bridge foundations, investigate undersea pollution, or perform search-and-rescue operations.

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