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Fly Jacket: Flying a Drone Like a Bird

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Meet the Fly Jacket: a smart jacket designed to help drone pilots control their drone with body movement. Developed by EPFL researchers, this jacket lets drone pilots lean forward/backward and pivot their body to control their drone. It also keep their hands free, so data gloves can be used for additional drone commands.

FlyJacket: a jacket for flying like a bird

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The jacket uses motion sensors developed by EPFL Laboratory of Embedded system for responsive control. The above videos give you a better idea how it works.


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