Saturday, 28 March 2015

Facebook drones succeed in first test


Social networking site Facebook about the new design of a plane without a pilot and for the provision of the Internet for all the world's people, especially in remote areas, the plane will be called the solar-powered "Aquila" or eagle in Greek succeeded in the first tests revealed.

And whether Google's own project Loon and private provision of the Internet for all users across the balloons, the Facebook in turn owns a similar project and the company has unveiled a new design for the aircraft without a pilot Aquila on the sidelines of the conference for developers F8 where the wings of this plane will be larger than the Boeing 767 and but less weight than a small car, and especially they are made of light materials and solar-powered plane is working and able to stay in the air for three months at an altitude of less than 27,000 meters above the ground.



Plane without a pilot for the new Facebook has actually the first successful experiment and be followed by subsequent experiments this summer through the "Connectivity Lab" section headed "Yael Maguire" and is linked to the draft Internet.org.


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